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.
27th April 2015
This is the photo which lost a gay teacher her job in Russia 11
2:05 PM — This is the photo, shared on social media, which lost a lesbian teacher her job in Russia, as her employer was told she was "abnormal" and "unhealthy".
22nd April 2015
Meet the ‘hottest maths teacher in the world’, who also has a PHD 47
1:12 PM — This maths teacher managed to keep his secret modelling career a secret from his students, but only for so long.
17th April 2015
An English teacher marked the grammar on a UKIP leaflet… they didn’t do well 34
4:17 PM — A bored English teacher has marked a leaflet she received from UKIP councillors - and their work definitely requires improvement.
4th March 2015
Parent tells lesbian tutor she ‘should be ashamed’ for teaching a 4-year-old 18
11:20 AM — A lesbian tutor of a 4-year-old has said child's parent told her she "should be ashamed" for teaching, "because of the impact it could have on children".
8th February 2015
One in four LGBT teachers hide their sexuality at school 6
12:19 PM — One in four LGBT teachers feel they have to hide their sexuality or gender identity at school.
26th January 2015
Weatherman Fred Talbot ‘propositioned’ 15-year-old after saying it’s okay to be gay
6:09 PM — Former ITV weatherman Fred Talbot propositioned a 15-year-old boy after telling him it is okay to be gay, a court heard.
15th December 2014
A 9-year-old girl gave this heartfelt letter to her teacher after he came out as gay 56
3:34 PM — A 9-year-old girl has written a touching letter to her teacher, after he revealed he was gay during a lesson on homophobic bullying.
10th November 2014
Scotland poll: 90% of secondary school teachers say there is still homophobic bullying 15
12:13 PM — A YouGov poll has shown that nine in 10 secondary school teachers in Scotland say homophobic bullying still happens in their school.
30th September 2014
US: Teacher and symbol of trans movement dies 1
6:08 PM — A teacher who came to symbolise the trans rights movement in New Jersey has died aged 80.
27th September 2014
US: Catholic school ‘to review policies’ after firing lesbian teacher for getting pregnant 3
5:26 PM — A Detroit Catholic school is to review its policies, after it sparked a backlash by firing a teacher for expecting a child with her wife.
25th September 2014
Canada: Teacher suspended for sticking ‘I’m gay’ sign on student’s back 19
8:46 AM — A secondary school teacher from Langley, British Columbia, has been suspended for sticking a sign on a student's back saying "I'm gay".
6th September 2014
Hertfordshire teacher jailed over affair with 15-year-old student 6
5:01 PM — A Hertfordshire PE teacher has been handed a 15 month jail sentence, after having an affair with a student.
US: Lesbian teacher fired by Catholic school for getting pregnant 6
1:44 PM — A teacher has been fired by a Catholic school, because she is expecting a child with her wife.
14th August 2014
Teacher who came out in assembly gets thank you message after four years 5
11:40 AM — A teacher who came out as gay in an assembly has received a thank you letter from a student four years later.
12th August 2014
Canary Islands: School teacher fired after revealing same-sex marriage 1
5:13 PM — A Lanzarote school teacher has been fired, after revealing in a newspaper that he is married to a man.
14th July 2014
US: Apology for Tacoma teacher 42 years after he was fired for being gay 7
11:52 AM — A gay teacher in Tacoma, Washington, has received an official apology, forty two years after he was fired for his sexuality.
4th July 2014
UK: Only one in eight teachers trained to deal with homophobic bullying 4
12:06 PM — Just one in eight teachers are trained to deal with homophobic bullying in schools, a poll has found.
23rd June 2014
Singapore: Christians and Muslims join forces to protest against gay rights 21
4:27 PM — Christians and Muslims have joined up in Singapore in an effort to protest against a gay rights rally which last year attracted over 20,000 people.
2nd June 2014
Catholic school teachers resign, rather than sign anti-gay clause 25
4:13 PM — Cincinnati Catholic teachers have chosen to resign, rather than sign a new contract containing a clause banning public support for LGBT people.