Lesbian, gay and bisexual (lgb) employees fear the consequences of disclosure, which range from exclusion, bullying, harassment and, in extreme scenarios, physical violence or loss of employment. However, lgb employees are more likely to disclose when workplaces are supportive of sexual orientation, bringing benefits for the organization as much as the individual. Counseling lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender populations. Issues presented and your experiences in and out of class with the material, guest speakers, as well as experiential activities. Beyond diversity day a q & a on gay and lesbian issues in schools. The safe zone project collection of activities for teaching and facilitating discussions on lgbtq identities, allyship, gender & sexuality, and training trainers. The gay, lesbian & straight education network (glsen) offers resources specific to education and has conducted biennial national school climate surveys documenting the impact of lgbtq harassment. Campus pride focuses on college students but has relevance for high school students too. Lgbt or glbt, is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender. In use since the 1990s, the term is an adaptation of the initialism lgb, which began to replace the term gay in reference to the broader lgbt community beginning in the mid-to-late 1980s. The initialism, as well as some of its common variants, functions as an umbrella term for sexuality and gender identity. Gay sexual practices are sexual activities involving men who have sex with men (msm), regardless of their sexual orientation or sexual identity. Evidence shows that sex between men is significantly underreported in surveys due to social desirability bias.