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Gender: How to Talk to Kids About Gender

This guide is a resource to inform and educate on the different aspects of Gender, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression.

How to Talk to Kids about Gender and Gender Identity

Research shows that most kids understand their gender identity by the time they are school-aged. With the correct resources and information, you can have an impactful conversation with your child about gender. View our resources below and click here to view book suggestions for kids and teens.

Explaining Nonbinary: How to Talk to Kids About Gender

A Guide to Being an Ally to Transgender and Nonbinary Youth

What is Sexual Orientation?

AMAZE Org. (2018, June 14). What is sexual orientation? LGBTQ+ [Video]. YouTube. https://youtu.be/wrUYs2FnrgA 

Range of Gender Identities

AMAZE Org. (2019, June 20). Range of gender identities [Video]. YouTube. https://youtu.be/i83VQIaDlQw  

Resources

GLAAD Reference Guide - Transgender

T is for TRANS!

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