Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools

by Western Justice Center

Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools

Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools
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Key Program Staff

Key Program Staff
Creating Bias-Free Classrooms is offered by ENCOMPASS, a non-profit youth development organization dedicated to sparking compassion, personal responsibility and an appreciation of differences among California teenagers. Pictured (from left): Kevin Blake, Artistic Director & Playwright; Jill Aguilar, Ph.D., Educational Consultant; Lex Steppling, Playwright; Skyler Jackson, Program Director; Lori Nelson, Executive Director & Producer. (view small | med | large | orig)

SCENE: Shawna hears a homophobic comment

SCENE: Shawna hears a homophobic comment
During the scene, characters Luke and Bruce are laughing about the student who was beaten. Shawna hears them. (view small | med | large | orig)

SCENE: Shawna confronts Bruce

SCENE: Shawna confronts Bruce
In this scene, Shawna responds to Bruce and Luke (view small | med | large | orig)

REHEARSAL: telling the teacher about harassment

REHEARSAL: telling the teacher about harassment
A student who has been harassed by other students, turns to the teacher for help. (view small | med | large | orig)

REHEARSAL: Mr.McGregor's Class

REHEARSAL: Mr.McGregor's Class
Mr. McGregor hopes to teach about Hamlet today. (view small | med | large | orig)

TRAINING: discussing tactics

TRAINING: discussing tactics
Teachers review what has happened in the scene and how the teacher reacted. (view small | med | large | orig)

Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools

Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools
Photo from Progress Report 'painting a picture for teachers' (view small | med | large | orig)

Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools

Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools
Photo from Progress Report 'painting a picture for teachers' (view small | med | large | orig)

Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools

Stop Homophobic Bullying in Schools
Photo from Progress Report 'painting a picture for teachers' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

Western Justice Center

Location: Pasadena, CA - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.westernjustice.org
Project Leader:
Lori Nelson
Executive Director
Pasadena, CA United States