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Coping With Cliques
Are you on the outside looking in or the inside wanting out? Find out how to deal with cliques.

Peer Pressure

Responding to peer pressure is part of human nature - but some people are more likely to give in, and others are better able to resist and stand their ground. Find out how to make the right choices for you.


We all mess up at times. An apology tells someone that we're sorry for the hurt we caused - even if we didn't do it on purpose. But does an apology fix everything? And how should you handle it if someone apologizes to you? Find out here.

Sexual Harassment and Sexual Bullying

Just like other kinds of bullying, sexual bullying is intended to hurt, offend, or intimidate another person. Find out how to recognize sexual bullying and harassment and what to do.

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Tips for teachers

A recent nationwide survey found that three-quarters of LGBT teens had been harassed or assaulted at school. Challenges like these can make it harder for LGBT students to reach their full academic potential. Abuse at school also can affect their emotional and physical health. All students - LGBT or straight - benefit from positive relationships with their teachers. [ http://cl.s4.exct.net/?qs=1f572a7e04dabac09f26520e1d326f9699aa95a854e0f97cfb44814720193e36 ]By taking the time to connect and creating a safe environment in your classroom, educators can help LGBT students develop resilience.

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