Students can lead initiatives to champion LGBT+ equality in schools

We were all in year 10 when the Diversity Group began, a name chosen to ensure both protection by anonymity and inclusion. Another girl and I approached the Head Teacher with a letter and met for an interview to discuss its opening. Right from that moment we had 100% support.

With our teacher's help, the meetings began, slowly at first while we work out our direction, but gaining momentum and members by the week. We share LGBT+ news stories, our personal stories and problems, songs that move us and ideas on how to move equality forwar