Volume 20, Number 2
Anti-Gay Harassment Linked to Academic Risks
In September/October 2001, HEL reported that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) students faced widespread harassment in U.S. middle and high schools, according to a survey conducted by the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN). GLSEN's latest survey has resulted in similar findings-and has found possible links between this kind of harassment and academic risks.This is an excerpt from the Harvard Education Letter. Subscribers can click here to continue reading this article. Click here to become a subscriber.