Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
UC Berkeley's Gender Equity Resource Center (GenEq)'s list of LGBT Resources
"list of various LGBT organizations, resources, and services offered in the Bay Area and across the nation. These organizations may be helpful to you in finding internships, jobs, social services (including crisis intervention assistance), and political action campaigns. Although this list is updated frequently, it is not exhaustive."
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation
"The Human Rights Campaign Foundation improves the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people by working to increase understanding and encourage the adoption of LGBT-inclusive policies and practices."
Anti-Defamation League's "A Campus of Difference"
The Anti-Defamation League's World of Difference Institute provides programs for colleges and university campuses. It "helps college administrators, faculty members and students address issues of inclusion and social justice and combat bias on campus."
Southern Poverty Law Center's "Teaching Tolerance"
A proejct of the Southern Poverty Law Center. "Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support."
UNESCO's Education For All Movement
UNESCO's education page contains news and databases intended to monitor nations and their educational equity goals. They say: The Education for All (EFA) movement is a global commitment to provide quality basic education for all children, youth and adults.
The Coalition of Essential Schools (CES)
"By coaching for cultures of continuous improvement and powerful professional learning communities focused on student achievement, CES works with educators to support and promote innovative and effective teaching. CES works with school districts and other entities to shape the policy conditions that support and promote schools characterized by personalization, democracy and equity, intellectual vitality and excellence, and graduates who experience success in all aspects of their lives: educational, professional, civic, and personal."
"The National Center for Fair & Open Testing works to end the misuses and flaws of standardized testing and to ensure that evaluation of students, teachers and schools is fair, open, valid and educationally beneficial."
Regional Educational Laboratories (RELs)
"The Regional Educational Laboratories (RELs) work in partnership with school districts, state departments of education, and others to use data and research to improve academic outcomes for students. Fundamentally, the mission of the RELs is to help states and districts systematically use data and analysis to answer important issues of policy and practice with a goal of improving student outcomes."
"Our Mission: Rethinking Schools is a nonprofit publisher and advocacy organization dedicated to sustaining and strengthening public education through social justice teaching and education activism. Our magazine, books, and other resources promote equity and racial justice in the classroom. We encourage grassroots efforts in our schools and communities to enhance the learning and well being of our children, and to build broad democratic movements for social and environmental justice."
Teaching for Social Justice
'T4SJ organizes teachers and community-based educators and implements programs and projects that develop empowering learning environments, more equitable access to resources and power, and realizing a just and caring culture."
Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals
"The combined vision and mission of the Consortium is to achieve higher education environments in which lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students, faculty, staff, administrators, and alumni have equity in every respect. Our goals are to support colleagues and develop curriculum to professionally enhance this work; to seek climate improvement on campuses; and to advocate for policy change, program development, and establishment of LGBT Office/Centers."
Created by George Lucas, primarily focusing on resources for educators and K-12 students. "Our Vision . . . It’s a world of creativity, inspiration and ambition informed by real-world evidence and experience. It’s a world where students become lifelong learners and develop 21st-century skills. It’s a world where innovation is the rule, not the exception. It’s a world where schools provide rigorous project-based learning, social-emotional learning, and access to new technology. It’s a world where students and parents, teachers and administrators, policy makers and the people they serve are all empowered with a shared vision to change education for the better."
The American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC)
"Over the past three decades, AIHEC has worked to help ensure that the principle of tribal sovereignty is recognized and respected and that Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs) are equitably included in this nation's higher education system."