30th June 2015
Nicky Morgan: Homophobia in schools could be a warning sign of extremism 28
7:15 PM — Secretary of State for Education Nicky Morgan has warned that children with homophobic views could be showing warning signs of extremism.
24th June 2015
Catholic teacher comes out days before she retires 5
4:40 PM — Canadian vice-principal Joan Grundy spent decades advocating for LGBT students.
17th June 2015
Florida teacher suspended for asking students about their sexuality 10
12:30 PM — Teacher Kelly Hendrix was suspended after questioning students about their sexuality.
16th June 2015
Teacher and vice principal quit over gay fairytale 12
4:14 PM — Teacher Omar Currie has resigned after he read a story called "King and King" to his class.
Malta government launches trans and intersex education policy 1
2:57 PM — The Maltese government has launched a progressive education policy on trans and intersex inclusion.
15th June 2015
Charles Clarke: Schools should introduce ‘moral education’ instead of RE 5
6:02 PM — Former Labour politician Charles Clarke has called for mandatory worship in schools to be scrapped - and for RE to be rebranded as "moral education".
10th June 2015
Israeli university bans Pride event, ‘offers psychological help’ instead 11
3:23 PM — A university in Israel has apparently blocked a student Pride event, and compared it to celebrating paedophilia.
6th June 2015
Tory minister Nick Gibb comes out as gay as he plans to marry partner 26
10:34 AM — Schools minister Nick Gibb has revealed that he is gay - and plans to marry his same-sex partner after a secret 29-year relationship.
1st June 2015
Christian university students propose LGBT protections 3
9:35 AM — Student government at Whitworth University, Washington, has passed a motion to protect LGBT staff members.
31st May 2015
Teacher quits after reading homoerotic Allen Ginsberg poem in class 62
10:12 AM — Teacher David Olio from Connecticut has resigned after reading an explicit poem detailing a gay encounter to his class.
20th May 2015
University bans athletes from having same-sex relationships 10
4:48 PM — A university in Texas has banned its athletes from having same-sex relationships or supporting same-sex marriage.
Tristram Hunt withdraws from Labour leadership race 1
3:36 PM — Tristram Hunt has ruled himself out of the race for the Labour party leadership.
12th May 2015
Canada: Education Minister threatens funding cuts to schools that refuse gay groups 2
3:22 PM — A Canadian minister has said legislation to allow students to form gay support groups is unnecessary.
8th May 2015
Gay man gets apology text message from his former bully 21
1:27 PM — ChadMichael Morrisette from Los Angeles received a text message from his high school bully, twenty years after he left school.
6th May 2015
US university asks alumni to ‘destroy the evil’ of same-sex marriage 12
2:22 PM — A openly gay former student was shocked to receive anti-same sex marriage email from his university.
3rd May 2015
US women’s university to open doors to trans women 2
4:59 PM — Smith College in Massachusetts will admit trans women for the first time this September.
1st May 2015
Green Party wants every teacher to be trained to teach LGBTIQ issues 5
6:09 PM — The Green Party wants every teacher in the country to be trained to teach about LGBTIQ issues, the party has revealed in a manifesto today.
23rd April 2015
University to offer the UK’s first ‘Drag Studies’ course 21
12:55 PM — Edge Hill University is to become the first higher education institution in the UK to offer a course dedicated to the art of drag.
21st April 2015
US: Catholic College refuses permission for drag show 12
12:59 PM — A private university in New York has turned down a student group's application to organise a drag show.
17th April 2015
Ontario parents protest inclusive sex education 12
1:16 PM — Out gay Premier of Ontario says protests are motivated by homophobia.