Films – LGBTQ Rights

Addressing “That’s So Gay” in Your Classroom, 2011
Source: The Working Group, Not in Our Town
Students discuss the impact and possible responses to this common derogatory phrase. Teaching guide provided.
Time: 4 ½ minutes
Grade Level: middle – high school
Subject Area: social studies, school climate

Speak Up: Stop Discrimination
Source: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
A number of short videos (many dull). Highly recommended: “The Riddle.”
Time: Various
Grade Level: middle – high school
Subject Area: social studies, school climate

Stonewall Uprising
Producer: PBS American Experience
Documentary related the Stonewall riots, which marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement in the United States and around the world. Teaching guides available.
Time: 55 minutes
Grade Level: high school