Since February 2021, eNews has shared book titles, articles, videos and podcasts to encourage continuing the work of anti-racism and equity, and to help deepen our understanding of Canada’s diverse communities.
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Resources: Transgender Awareness Week and Transgender Day of Remembrance
This week we are sharing a few resources with our members that we have gathered during Transgender Awareness Week. Please take a few minutes to read and explore these videos, resources, and organizations.
"QMUNITY is a non-profit organization based in Vancouver, BC that works to improve queer, trans, and Two-Spirit lives. We provide a safer space for LGBTQ2SAI+ people and their allies to fully self-express while feeling welcome and included. Our building serves as a catalyst for community initiatives and collective strength."
SOGI UBC: Gender & Sexual Diversity Inclusion for Educators
Check out the many curriculum resources that SOGI 123 has to offer BC educators and, if you haven't already, read the article ARC Foundation wrote about SOGI 123 for our publication Leading: Back to School.
Out in Schools
"Out In Schools is BC’s award-winning 2SLGBTQIA+ education program. We use film and facilitated group discussion to engage youth in building safer, more inclusive communities."