October is LGBTQ History Month

On October 12, 2017 Fairfax County Public Schools formally recognized October as LGBTQ History Month during the FCPS School Board meeting

Fairfax County LGBT History gives a brief history of LGBTQ people and their rights in Fairfax County.

These are milestones in LGBT rights in the United States in the 20th and 21st centuries, from CNN:
 Important dates

LGBTQ Female Scientists

LGBTQ Heroes

Sylvia Rivera

Here are “17 Trans Leaders of Color in the U.S.” #5 is local DC hero Ruby Corado

On this page we will post materials and links to serve as resources for teachers at all levels, and for student clubs, for LGBTQ History Month.