What is School Diversity Week?
Need to let people know what the week’s about?
We’ve put together a quick explainer to help:
School Diversity Week is the national celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT+) equality in education. Organised by the charity Just Like Us and endorsed by the Department for Education, the week empowers pupils and school staff to take responsibility for tackling homophobic, biphobic and transphobic (HBT) bullying. In 2019, over 1.4 million pupils and school staff took part.
How can I introduce School Diversity Week to my pupils?
We have put together three presentations which can be adapted for different year groups. They can be delivered as standalone sessions or as part of a lesson: