Education Secretary Duncan Supports LGBT Anti-Bullying Efforts in Schools

Education Secretary Arne Duncan says he’s committed to making schools safe for all students, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender expression.

To back up his words, Duncan recently met with Eliza Byard, executive director of the nonprofit Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), and a delegation of students and teachers to talk about the importance of anti-bullying efforts to the administration’s education reform agenda. more » » »