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Social Justice Trainings Safety, Bias, & LGBTQ+ Issues
Professional Learning

Safe and Supportive Working Environments

A safe and supportive working environment must be guaranteed for school employees to achieve their greatest potential. This session provides participants with ideas on how to create a safe and supportive working environment and protect the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender employees.

At a Glance

Workshop content provides ideas and resources on how to create a safe work environment for LGBTQ+ educators.


  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Gender Equity
  • LGBTQ Rights
  • Positive School Environments
  • Professional Leadership
  • Racial & Social Justice


  • Learn about the importance of safe work environments for LGBTQ+ employees
Developed by:

NEA Center for Social Justice

Last Updated: 02/23/2021


Audience Role

  • Education Support Professional
  • Teacher


  • Elementary School
  • High School
  • Middle School

Session Length

Sessions can be tailored to the needs of the state or local affiliate

Session Format


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  • 3 Location
  • 4 Dates
  • 5 Training
  • 6 Information
  • 7 Shipping
  • 8 Accomodations
  • 9 Complete

Zone Information

This module is part of our Safety, Bias, & LGBTQ+ Issues series.

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