Sexual Orientation


Sexual orientation means a person’s sexual orientation towards: persons of the same sex, persons of the opposite sex, or persons of either sex. A reference to a person who has a particular protected characteristic is a reference to a person who is of a particular sexual orientation; a reference to persons who share a protected characteristic is a reference to persons who are of the same sexual orientation.

How can we ensure that people of all sexual orientations are treated fairly and feel like they belong in our schools?

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Alternative Curriculum

Alternative Curriculum is a not-for-profit learning platform run by a group of like-minded individuals, educators and teachers, working together to create free online resources.

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Amazing People Schools

Amazing People Schools is an online learning platform that bring to life the incredible stories of diverse game changers from history.

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The Anne Frank Trust

The Anne Frank Trust is an education charity that empowers 10-15 year olds to challenge all forms of prejudice, inspired by the life and work of Anne Frank.

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Centre for LGBTQ+ Inclusion in Education

The Centre is committed to challenging all forms of prejudice, discrimination and marginalisation towards individuals and collectives in schools and colleges.

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Chiltern Learning Trust

We are committed to excellent standards of teaching and also lead and champion work around inclusivity in education.

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Dellenty Consultancy

Shaun Dellenty B’Ed, NPQH, FCCT is multi award winning LGBT+ changemaker and trainer working primarily (but not exclusively) in the field of primary and secondary education.

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Diverse History UK

Diverse History UK provide educational consultancy and resource production services to address diversification of school curricula.

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Diversity Role Models

Diversity Role Models actively seeks to embed inclusion and empathy in the next generation. Our vision is a world where everyone embraces diversity and can thrive.

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Dual Frequency

Dual Frequency amplifies conversations around diversity in education through a range of resources – including magazines, a blog, a podcast and classroom activities.

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Educate and Celebrate

Our vision is to build a future of inclusion and social justice. We do this by equipping you and your communities with the knowledge, skills and confidence to embed gender, gender identity and sexual orientation into the fabric of your organisation.

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EduKit exists to help schools improve student outcomes by focusing on all of the things that children need to learn at school, that they can’t study in books.

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Engaging for Success

We’re business psychologists who believe passionately in the power of people to change the conversation, the system and even the world.

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EqualiTeach is a not-for-profit organisation providing high quality, interactive training and support on issues of equality, diversity and inclusion.

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The Feminist Shop

I am a children’s author, currently working on my first adult’s non fiction, a public speaker and co-founder of The Feminist Shop – an ethical brand that educates on the topic of feminism.

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HOPE not hate

We work with schools to train teachers and with students to challenge prejudice.

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Inclusion Labs

Inclusion Labs works with schools to empower them to be active and accountable in creating an inclusive community for every pupil.

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Inside Inclusion

Chris Gibbons is Director of Inside Inclusion and has over 15 years’ experience developing and delivering inclusion and anti-discrimination strategies across a range of industries in the private, public and voluntary sectors in the UK and around the world.

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Just Like Us

Just Like Us was founded for a simple reason: growing up LGBT+ is still unacceptably tough.

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The Key

The Key provides up-to-the-minute sector intelligence and resources that empower education leaders with the knowledge to act. Across all our services, The Key supports more than 12,500 schools across UK.

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Leading Women's Alliance

The Leading Women’s Alliance aims to empower women to become headteachers, so that every child can benefit from going to a school led by a great headteacher.

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We are a network of LGBT+ teachers and leaders, empowering us to be authentic in schools, colleges and universities.

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LGBTQIA+ Early Years

Our purpose is to promote inclusivity of LGBTQIA+ within all Early Years settings (child minders, nannies, nurseries, schools).

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Life Lessons

We create open and empathetic whole school cultures.

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Mosaic Youth

Mosaic LGBT+ Young Persons Trust supports, educates and inspires young LGBT+ persons age 13 -19 as well as those around them through innovative co-designed services and training.

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No Outsiders

No Outsiders enables children to recognise and embrace the diversity around them in preparation for global citizenship.

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Pride & Progress

Pride & Progress is a podcast and a platform that amplifies the voices of LGBTQ+ educators and allies.

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The Proud Trust

The Proud Trust is a life saving and life enhancing organisation that helps LGBT+ young people empower themselves, to make a positive change for themselves, and their communities.

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Schools Out UK

The overall aim of Schools OUT UK is to promote equality and diversity for the benefit of the public.

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Sexplain provides comprehensive and inclusive relationships and sex education workshops for young people in the UK.

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Sexpression:UK is a near-peer independent UK charity with the goal of empowering young people to make decisions about relationships and sex.

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Still I Rise

Still I Rise Diversity Storytelling was founded in 2019 to read books together and recommend our favourite titles from all over the world.

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Stonewall was founded in 1989 in response to Section 28, which was overturned in England and Wales in 2003, the same year that Stonewall became a registered charity.

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