To: The Department of Education

LGBTQ issues to be taught on the U.K. high school curriculum

LGBTQ issues to be taught on the U.K. high school curriculum

LGBTQ issues should be taught on the U.K. high school curriculum

Why is this important?

As a homosexual male, most of my high school career was spent being
bullied for something that I hadn't come to terms with yet. It was
never explained in school the difference between acknowledging that
you're gay and accepting it. I remember this was never taught in class.

But why does it matter?

A report for Stonewall, found that nine in ten secondary school
teachers say students in their schools are bullied, harassed or called
names for being – or perceived to be – lesbian, gay or bi