Appearances


UPCOMING APPEARANCES!


“Supporting Trans & GNC Students in K-12 Schools” – Full day training
Franklin-Essex-Hamilton BOCES, October 19, 2018
Open to all district faculty, staff, & administrators. 

“We Are Resilient! Supporting Queer & Trans Youth”– 1.5 hour workshop
Through Her Eyes Conference, October 25, 2018
Open to conference attendees.
To register or for more info, please click here

“Supporting our LGBTQ+ Loved Ones” – 2 hour presentation
Saratoga Springs City School District, October 30, 2018
Open to community members.
For more info, please click here!

“Shifting the Landscape: Gender Inclusive Sex EducationFull day training
Collaborative for Educational Services, November 6, 2018
Open to educators & community members teaching sex education.
To register or for more info, please click here! Deadline is 10/30/18!

“Supporting LGBTQ+ Individuals in Treatment & Recovery Programs”Full day training
Western Massachusetts Substance Abuse Providers Association, November 16, 2018
Open to providers & community members.
To register or for more info, please click here.  Deadline is 11/9/18!


Past Appearances!


Trainings & Workshops for Adults

  • “Working with LGBTQIA+ Youth in School”1.5 – 3 hour training
    • St. Regis Falls Central School (K-12), January 12, 2018
    • Keene Central School District (7-12), February 15, 2017
    • Berkshire Country Day School (PreK-8), January 11-12, 2017
    • Sharon Springs Central School District (K-12), October 7, 2016
    • Willsboro Central School District (K-12), September 1, 2016
  • Supporting Trans & Gender Nonconforming Students”1.5 hour – 1/2 day training
    • Brunswick-Brittonkill Central School District (9-12), October 5, 2018
    • Cairo-Durham School District (6-12), October 4, 2017
    • Chazy Rural School District (7-12), October 4, 2016
    • Beekmantown Central School District (7-12), September 7, 2016
    • Chateaugay Central School District (7-12), September 2, 2016
  • “101: Understanding Gender & Sexuality in Schools”Full day training
    • Franklin-Essex-Hamilton, October 19, 2018
    • Champlain Valley Educational Services (BOCES), March 2, 2017
    • Franklin-Essex-Hamilton BOCES, May 23, 2016
    • Champlain Valley Educational Services (BOCES), February 29, 2016
  • “201: Continuing to Support Trans & GNC Students”Full day training
    • Franklin-Essex-Hamilton BOCES, January 11, 2018
    • Champlain Valley Educational Services (BOCES), April 28, 2017
  • “Families Supporting an Inclusive School Community”1.5 hour training
    • Berkshire Country Day School (PreK-8), January 11-12, 2017
  • “Creating Inclusive Sex-Ed Curriculum”1.5 hour training
    • Taconic Hills Central School District, March 18, 2016

Trainings & Workshops for Youth

Guest Lectures, Panels, & Other Conference Workshops

Keynote Addresses 

  • “Supporting LGBTQ Clients: Clinicians Conference;” Sponsored by the MaeBright Group, Massachusetts Department of Public Health (Bureau of Substance Abuse Services & Office of Youth and Young Adult Services), Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, and Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth, May 16, 2017
  • “NYSED Guidelines for TGNC Students,” New York United Teachers (NYSUT), January 30, 2016

Awards

  • “Educator of the Year”, GLSEN NY Capital Region, Annual Awards Gala,  2017

Selected Media Appearances

  • “New York schools remain hostile for many LGBTQ secondary students, GLSEN Report Finds”. GLSEN National, January 2017.
  • “Planned Parenthood diversifies transgender services”. Register-Star, December 2016.
  • “Coalition rallies with Muslims against ‘KKK Presidency”. Altamont Enterprise, December 2016.
  • “Hudson Pride gets funds to support LGBT elders”. Register-Star, November 2016.
  • “LGBTQ advocates lobby in Albany”. NYSUT United, June 2016.
  • “Schenectady’s gay community shows solidarity with Orlando”. Daily Gazette, June 2016.
  • “Community event to support LGBTQ youth”. Your NiskayunaMarch 2016.
  • “LGBT Advocates: Conversion Therapy”. TWC News, February 2016.
  • “Groups working together for a more inclusive BCHS”. Bethlehem Schools, Dec 2015.
  • “Visibility club prepares for Spirit Day”. Daily Gazette, October 2015.
  • “Student protests after school tells him he can’t wear drag”. WAMC, October 2015.
  • “Special Report: Growing up transgender”. News 10, August 2015.
  • “State Ed Dept cracks down on discrimination against trans students”. WNYT, July 2015.
  • “Local school district considers bathrooms”. CBS 6 Albany, December 2014.
  • “Pride Forum: Safety For All Ups Performance”. Register-Star, April 2014.
  • “Impact Show with Barbara Brabetz”. Open Stage Media, September 2013.