Did you know that 1 in 6 individuals identify as 2SLGBTQI+?
Did you know that 1.7% of the population are born intersex?
Here in Canada we've made leaps and bounds towards creating a more inclusive place to live, learn, work and play. But, there is still more work to be done. As teachers, parents and students, you have the ability to change, advocate, and create a better future for those identifying as 2SLGBTQI+.
In this 1.5 hour interactive workshop you will learn:
Gender terminology and 2SLGBTQI+ acronym defined.
What pronouns are and why it's important to use them correctly.
Understanding exclusive vs. inclusive language.
Ways you can create 2SLGBTQI+ inclusion in your school and community.
Health & Well-Being Expert, Speaker and Author of Synergize Your Health - The 6 Elements for Greater Vitality & Joy and Dismantling The Obstacles to Workplace Inclusion. Kristy inspires individuals and organizations to take action toward creating equitable, inclusive and healthy workplaces.
Kristy has over 20 years combined experience in leadership, coaching and consulting. They weave together powerful stories, current research, and effective strategies to uplift, inspire and educate. Expertly using their contagious energy and straightforward approach, Kristy sparks audiences to take conscious steps toward implementing change.
Kristy has a Police Foundations Diploma that included courses in ethics, diversity, psychology, and non-violent communication. They have also completed several certifications through the Canadian Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI). Kristy’s a member of the 2SLGBTQI+ communities, helping create inclusion in the workplace and being a voice for change. Kristy lives in Vernon BC with their wife and son.