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In this webinar heidi stern-ellis and al killen-harvey raise awarenessof the vulnerability to abuse and neglect among gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender adolescents during the. But teens who identify themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgendered (lgbt) -- as well as those who are still coming to terms with their sexuality -- often have it much tougher. Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people in education: stepping out of the closet, into the light nea human and civil rights sheila simmons, phd director linda bacon interim.
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