What is a Gay Straight Alliance (GSA)?Why are public schools developing GSA’s?
32%of students aged 12-18 experience verbal orphysical bullying;
90% of LGBT students report being verbally harassed;
50% of LGBT students physically harassed;
Recent tragedies involving LGBT students and studentsperceived to be LGBT;
GSAs combat bullying and harassment and promoteunderstanding and respect in the school community.