The 2007 National School Climate Survey, a national study of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) found:GLSEN is encouraging people to celebrate, educate, and advocate on behalf of transgender people.
85.1% of transgender students reported being verbally harassed based on their sexual orientation and gender/gender expression
96.1% of students heard negative comments related to students’ gender expression
38.4% of students reported feeling unsafe at school because of their gender expression.
Transgender students reported experiencing higher levels of harassment and assault related to various personal characteristics than other students.
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