October 21st, 2008

Podcast - Gay Rights in the Classroom

( Click here to download the podcast )

The campaign both for and against California’s Proposition 8 was heated and costly (only the Presidential campaign cost more). Among other charges, opponents of gay marriage claimed that homosexuality would be taught in schools. What about the schools? What are the rights and responsibilities of gay teachers? Of gay students? What do they think about homosexuality in the classroom?

In 1976, John Merrow asked similar questions on his NPR program–and it’s surprisingly relevant today.

   Print    Email    comments (0)

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...




Comment Policy
Names are displayed with all comments, but email addresses remain private. Keep it brief, civil and on topic. Please note that Learning Matters reserves the right to edit comments for brevity and delete inappropriate or malicious comments. Please read the comment guidelines for more information.

Submit

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Youtube
Join Our Mailing List
Email: