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Anti-gay attitude in schools the article i read was on anti-gay comments in canadian schools two university professors of manitoba conducted a national survey of both homosexual and heterosexual teens. A child’s attitude towards school is formed by his parents and classmates and, according to a new study published in voprosy obrazovaniya (education issues) magazine, the type of school doesn’t have a significant influence on his or her view daniil alexandrov, head of the laboratory, and. School is the most common place australian teenagers will experience anti-gay taunts or violent assaults, the most recent national study, writing themselves in 3, found eighty per cent of gay, lesbian or questioning teenagers said they had experienced verbal or physical assault at school. Anti-gay verbal and physical harassment are pervasive public health problems found in schools, which are correlated with negative mental health and educational outcomes for students.
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