Deseret News. Queer Voices. It began with a meeting called by Phillips student Sharon Tentarelli for February 7,with little advance notice. Even in the most liberal and accepting communities, there are conservative or homophobic community members who do not want their children exposed to LGBT issues. Retrieved 15 August
GSAs are important not only at the individual level, but also to promote the education of LGBT issues to school populations.
Find out how you can use the film to make your school community safer and more respectful for all. Corner Brook, NL. Schools without GSAs should take notice, the authors write.
Worldwide, gay—straight alliances are not as common as the organizations are in the United States, but are beginning to spread, particularly in Canada.