06 Jun '11, 5am

Department Of Education Sponsors First-Ever Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual

Department Of Education Sponsors First-Ever Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual

On Monday, June 6, the U.S. Department of Education will kick off the Department of Education's first-ever Lesbian, Gay Bisexaul and Transgender (LGBT) youth summit, a two-day event called "Creating and Maintaining Safe and Supportive Environments for LGBT Youth." The summit, held in Washington, D.C., is designed to facilitate discussion about ways to ensure that LGBT students receive fair and equal access to education. Information will be provided to those who attend the summit, including students, teachers, and administrators, to provide solutions to the unique problems that LGBT youth confront. Could This Have Happened Under President Bush? Could you ever imagine this happening under President George W. Bush? On Monday, June 6, at 8:30 a.m., the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Administrator Pam Hyde will introduce HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who ...

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