Identity

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and gender nonconforming people are a part of every community and beloved members of many families. Learn how to discuss sexual orientations and gender identities with your kid, and how to support them if they’re LGBTQ.

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Preschool

How do I talk with my preschooler about identity?

Elementary School

What should I teach my elementary school aged child about identity?

Middle School

What should I teach my middle school-aged child about identity?

High School

What should I teach my high school-aged teen about identity?

Tips for Talking to All Ages

How do I talk to my child about sexual and reproductive health?

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