True Life: I’m Coming Out

This lesson pack plan offers a follow-up, debriefing, and discussion of the video. Additionally it provides a way to facilitate and extend the dialogue surrounding sexual orientation and gender/identity expression beyond the issue of coming out.

N.B. This video is no longer available. However, transcripts of the video content are in the lesson plans and can be downloaded and copied.

Lesson 1: Understanding “Coming Out”& Building Empathy for LGBT Students (45 minutes)

Lesson 2: Exploring Individual Attitudes Toward Homosexuality (50-70 minutes)

Lesson 3: Changing Individual Behavior Around Name-Calling (60-90 minutes)

Lesson 4: Taking Action/Changing Schools Through a Climate Survey (time will vary)

Download the lesson pack here