Secondary school resources

Stonewall has developed a range of resources and a School Champions programme to help secondary schools, parents and carers and anyone working with young people challenge homophobic bullying and talk about lesbian, gay and bisexual issues.

Resources can be downloaded below or ordered by emailing Please note there may be a charge for large orders.

Stonewall programmes

  • School Champions
    Tailored support and guidance to primary and secondary schools in challenging homophobic bullying and celebrating difference. Read more
  • Education Champions
    Bespoke support and guidance to local authorities in tackling homophobia and homophobic bullying in their local schools. Read more  

Teacher training

  • Train the Trainer teacher training. More information
  • Spell it out DVD
    A training resource for secondary teachers to help them better understand and tackle homophobic bullying in schools. More information 
  • Education guides
    Practical guides for school staff and individuals who work with young people on challenging language, supporting LGB young people, working with faith communities and more. More information 

Initial Teacher Training

  • Initial Teacher Training Guide
    Stonewall Scotland has developed a series of lesson plans to be used with FIT, our highly acclaimed anti-homophobic bullying DVD. As a teacher, you know your students and how to get the best out of them. However, sometimes it can be helpful to get inspired by colleagues' work. The FIT resource pack, which we can send out with the DVD, contains lesson ideas to fit with Curriculum for Excellence. Read more 

Education and awareness raising resources

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  • 'Some People Are Gay! Get Over It!' t-shirts.
  • Books
    A selection of books for secondary school students on lesbian, gay and bisexual issues. Read more
  • Films
    A list of films suitable for secondary students who want to know more about lesbian, gay and bisexual issues or who think they might be gay. Read more 
  • Anti-homophobic bullying film clip
    Featuring Sir Ian McKellen, this short three-minute clip is based on Stonewall's research into the experiences of lesbian, gay and bisexual young people. Read more and watch it.

Information and advice

  • Gay by degree - The Stonewall University Guide
    Wondering where to study? Stonewall's University Guide helps lesbian, gay and bisexual students choose a university where they will feel welcome and supported.
  • Starting Out - Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Recruitment Guide
    Applying for jobs? Stonewall's Recruitment Guide is the definitive guide to Britain's best places to work for lesbian, gay and bisexual job-seekers.
  • Stonewalls information bank
    Read up on questions you might have on a variety of aspects of life, including coming out, housing and health. Read more
  • What's in my area?
    Find more Information on local lesbian, gay and bisexual youth groups and other generic services.

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