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Supporting Trans and Gender Diverse Students in WA Schools

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14th March, Mandurah. 21st March, Leederville. 28th March, Midland.

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Transgender Day of Visibility is celebrated on the 31st March every year to show support for the trans community. It aims to bring attention to the accomplishments of trans people around the globe and spread knowledge of the trans and gender diverse community

To celebrate Transgender Day of Visibility 2018, Inclusive Education WA will be hosting three workshops across Perth for school staff on creating safe and inclusive school communities for trans and gender dievrse students, staff and families. Below are the dates, times and locations for each training.

Wednesday 14th March - Mandurah

Billy Dower Youth Centre, 14 Dower St, Mandurah 6210. 4PM - 7PM

Wednesday 21st March - Leederville

Foyer Oxford, 196 Oxford St, Leedervile 6007. 4PM - 7PM

Wednesday 28th March

headspace Midland, 64 Morrison Rd, Midland 605. 4PM - 7PM.

*Please note that all workshops will be the same and you do not need to attend more than one.

We will cover:
1. About the support and resources available to schools and school staff
2. Exploring the concepts, language and terminology
3. Education, legal and policy frameworks
4. Research on the experiences of gender diverse young people in Australian schools
5. Good practice tips and strategies and ideas
6. Resources and follow up support available

Food, tea and coffee provided.

This workshop is targeted at staff who work in/with schools - teachers, school leadership staff, school nurses, school psychologists, school chaplains, youth workers and social workers. Please note this workshop is not suitable for young people or parents/carers.

Please contact Katie at kdarby@inclusiveedwa.com.au or 0484 642 540 if you have any questions about the workshop and to advise of any dietary requirements.

*Please note we will have a sign in sheet on the day so there is no need to print your ticket.


We look forward to meeting you soon,

Katie and Stephen

Inclusive Education WA

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