The Crying Shame of Denying LGBT Teachers Their Authenticity | @ShaunDellenty

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/shaun-dellenty/lgbt-teachers_b_6077366.html

Shaun Dellenty (@ShaunDellenty).

Imagine

A new term, you’re starting to feel that you have established yourself with parents and pupils. You remain instinctively cautious on entering unfamiliar contexts; a side effect of years of school-based bullying, resulting in lapses onto anxiety medication.

You lay awake last night, eyes fixed on a patch of ceiling as you struggled to quieten anxious voices; in the morning, with resolve and refusal to live the rest of your life in inauthenticity-you make your decision.

Read more at Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/shaun-dellenty/lgbt-teachers_b_6077366.html

out_teacherThe Crying Shame of Denying LGBT Teachers Their Authenticity | @ShaunDellenty