Resources: Sexual Orientation

Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN)

GLSEN works with educators, policy makers, community leaders and students on the urgent need to address anti-LGBT behavior and bias in schools. GLSEN strives to protect students from bullying and harassment, to advance comprehensive safe schools laws and policies, to empower principals to make their schools safer, and to build the skills of educators to teach respect for all people.
http://www.glsen.org/

International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC)

This site includes information categorized by country on discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.”
http://www.iglhrc.org/

Lambda Legal

“Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.””
http://www.lambdalegal.org/

Sexual Orientation: Science, Education, and Policy

“This site features work by Dr. Gregory Herek, an internationally recognized authority on sexual prejudice (also called homophobia), hate crimes, and AIDS stigma. It provides factual information to promote the use of scientific knowledge for education and enlightened public policy related to sexual orientation and HIV/AIDS.”
http://psychology.ucdavis.edu/rainbow/

Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues

“The Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues (SPSLGBTI) welcomes all those interested in psychological research, education and training, practice, and advocacy on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered issues and all lesbian women, gay men, bisexual women, bisexual men, transgendered people, and their allies.”
http://www.apadivision44.org/