Skip to Main Content
Coming Out: Living Authentically as Transgender or Non-Binary
This resource is meant for anyone and everyone whose gender identity does not align with the sex they were assigned at birth.
Creating Inclusive Environments for Trans Participants in Canadian Sport
This document offers guidance for sports organizations, particularly respecting trans participants.
Digital Transgender Archive (US)
Based at the College of the Holy Cross in the US, this Archive is an international collaboration between more than 50 institutions that aims "to increase the accessibility of transgender history by providing an online hub for digitized historical materials, born-digital materials, and information on archival holdings throughout the world."
Dismantling a Culture of Violence
A report from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation that documents how we can act to prevent violence against transgender and non-binary people.
An Epidemic of Violence 2022
A report from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation that documents incidents of violence against transgender people in the United States in 2021.
Gender Creative Kids: Resources
A collection of articles and resources by Gender Creative Kids on topics related to coming out, 2SLGBTQ+ family dynamics, and navigating transness as a kid.
Gender Identity Research & Education Society
This is a UK-based charity whose aim is to work to help the trans and gender non-conforming communities including those whose preferred expression is non-binary and non-gender. Educators may find value in the E-Learning and Resources tabs.
GLAAD: Transgender FAQ
Get the answers to some commonly asked questions about transgender people.
IDAHOT - Canada
Find information and events about the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia.
Media Bias: Trans Youth
A news video about bias against transgender people in the mainstream media
Older and Younger Transgender Women Meet
Carolyn and Cambell, two trans women, speak about their experiences with life and transition across generations.
Radical Copyeditor’s Style Guide for Writing about Transgender People
The concept of radical copyediting is based on the fact that language is not neutral. Through language we communicate values, norms, and ideals. Words matter!
Safety in Relationships for Trans Folk
A pamphlet PDF about how to recognize and navigate relationship abuse as a trans person.
The Stars of "Pose" on Trans Representation and Ballroom Culture
The TV show "Pose" shone a light on the vibrant culture and history of ballroom, a predominantly Black queer form of expression. Indya Moore and Dominique Jackson speak about what the representation of Pose means for Black trans people.
TEDx: Finding Courage, Conquering Fear
In this 15-minute TEDx Talk, Marni Panas (an Alberta woman) shares her journey as a transgender woman finding the courage to overcome fear.
transathlete is a resource for students, athletes, coaches, and administrators to find information about trans inclusion in athletics at various levels of play.
Trans Equality Society of Alberta
This Alberta organization engages in advocacy for trans Albertans. Visit the Resources and Links section for information.
Housed at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, the archive has special links on the left side of the page to people and organizations featured in their collection
Transgender Day of Remembrance Nov 20
Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) is an annual observance on November 20 that honors the memory of those whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence.
Learn the answers to frequently asked questions about transgender people
Transgender Fight For Safe Bathrooms
In this video, a "Transgender woman explains why gender neutral bathrooms are vital to the trans rights movement."
A 24/7 hotline available in Canada for those who need someone trans to talk to.
Trans PULSE Canada
Trans PULSE is a survey conducted in 2019 to collect data on the health and wellbeing of trans and nonbinary people in Canada. The reports on their site reveal key issues affecting trans youth; a good place to see data on systemic transphobia.
UN Free & Equal: Celebrate Trans Visibility
This 1-minute video from UN Human Rights is a celebration of living authentically and standing up for the rights of the trans community.
University of Victoria: Transgender Archives
This is the largest Transgender Archives in the world. There are original documents recording the history of pioneering activists, community leaders, and researchers who have contributed to the betterment of trans, non-binary, and Two-Spirit people.
Home | Contact Us
© 2020 The Alberta Teachers’ Association
Report a broken link