Accrington Remembers Lucy

Teachers, pupils and union members marched in Accrington to remember Lucy Meadows. Lucy, a teacher at St Mary Magdalen’s Primary, died last month after starting the term as a woman following a gender transition, with the support of the school. On Saturday, nearly 100 colleagues, supporters and community members took part in the march to […]

MEN Runs Article on Prevalence of Homophobia in Greater Manchester

The legendary Manchester Evening News, aka MEN, formerly owned by TheĀ GuardianĀ and now the property of Trinity Mirror, reported yesterday (August 24th) on the Schools OUT/National Union of Teachers Prevalence of Homophobia Survey. The survey, which shows that over 90% of teachers surveyed in Greater Manchester have seen or heard a homophobic incident during termtime and […]

Pink News Report on Schools OUT Conference

The Schools OUT 2012 Conference – which featured how to raise trans issues, disability issues, an OFSTED speaker, the leader of the National Union of Teachers, workshops on our latest method The Classroom, the European Rainbow film project and youth workshops, has been reviewed extensively by Adrian Tippets in Pink News. Read it here (part […]