Out! helps administration and staff make schools safe through sensitizing teachers and teens, gay as well as straight, about these issues, and offers suggestions for combating homophobia. It features candid interviews with gay teens who discuss their families and friends, the harassment they have faced at school, and how they've handled it. It also addresses the value of gay-straight alliances and the need for adequate support structures in schools. Designed to be viewed and discussed by gay and straight students.
Video, streaming via Attainment HUB. Student version runs 26 minutes. Includes a 42-minute staff version as a special feature. Total running time: 68 minutes. New version 2008.
Award: Silver Medal winner, New York International Film Festival.
|Age Group||Pre-K, Elementary, Secondary, Transition, Older Adult|
|Subject||Professional Resources, Social Skills|
|Running Time||68 minutes|