12th June 2015
This high school senior came out in the best way 4
3:15 PM — The New Jersey teen left it to the last minute before coming out to his classmates.
2nd June 2015
High school student who was outed by his principal finally gives graduation speech 2
5:13 PM — A high school student from the US state of Colorado has been given a chance to give his graduation speech despite being banned by his school from doing so.
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.
7th May 2015
Watch: Gender diverse people show off their fabulous fantasy prom outfits 2
11:19 AM — "A Prom to De-Gender" showcases a group of gender variant people and the amazing clothes they would wear to prom.
28th April 2015
High school athletes share adorable photos of their prom date 7
3:55 PM — Gay high school students Michael Martin and Logan Westrope shared the photos of their big prom date.
11th August 2014
US: Delaware school suspends all summer reading after lesbian-themed book causes controversy 4
10:43 PM — A high school in Delaware has eliminated summer reading for incoming freshmen because one of the books on the reading list featured a lesbian main character.
25th July 2014
Australia: Same-sex couple overcome ban to attend debutante ball 2
1:32 PM — A same-sex couple has overcome a ban on attending their high school's debutante ball together.
3rd April 2014
Nun sparks outrage by saying gay people only come from divorced parents and porn 25
7:17 PM — A nun has caused an outcry at a Catholic High School in Charlotte, North Carolina, after she gave a guest lecture saying homosexuality occurs because parents are divorced or single.
22nd September 2013
Video: US’ first transgender homecoming queen reduced to tears over hateful online messages 25
12:03 PM — Transgender student Cassidy Lynn Campbell made US history this week when she was crowned homecoming queen of a California school. However, despite support from classmates, she has also been the target of a malicious and "ignorant" cyber-bullying onslaught.
30th April 2013
US: ACLU demands apology for trans student after ‘prom queen’ controversy 2
4:09 PM — The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has set Friday 3 May as the deadline for a Pennsylvania school to apologise for having listed a trans student on a 'prom queen' ballot, when he had campaigned to be 'prom king'.
5th March 2013
US: Texas lesbian students’ photo pulled from yearbook 15
6:32 PM — A lesbian student in Texas has started a petition to reinstate a photo of herself with her girlfriend which was pulled from a yearbook Valentine's page.
24th January 2013
Video: Teenager comes out to hundreds of classmates at award ceremony 25
1:33 AM — A gay teenager came out in front of a crowd of hundreds of classmates at his high school, as well as teachers and parents, in a video which has appearaed online.
23rd January 2013
James Franco: I wasn’t ‘frightened’ when girls spread gay rumours about me at school 8
3:20 PM — Actor and director, James Franco, has spoken about girls who used to make up gay rumours about him at school, that they even made up a dance about it, except he said he was never "frightened" by them.
29th November 2012
US: Teacher suspended for letting student play pro-gay equality song to class 33
9:22 PM — A teacher at a school in South Lyon, Michigan has been suspended without pay for allowing a student to play a song about gay love to his class.
25th September 2012
US: High School student starts gay-straight alliance 2
8:54 PM — A 15-year-old from Columbus, Indiana, has started her high school's first gay-straight alliance, after seeing her gay friends being bullied for years.
14th March 2012
Gillian Anderson reveals gay relationship as a teenager 10
10:43 AM — Gillian Anderson has said she had a gay relationship when she was a student but that it was not a life-altering experience because she knew she was still attracted to men.
2nd March 2012
US principal resigns after ‘telling gays they were going to hell’ 78
10:37 AM — A high school principal in the US state of Tennessee has stood down following allegations she told gays students they were 'going to hell'.