It Gets Better EDU

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It Gets Better EDU exists to ensure that the uplifting stories crafted and collected by the It Gets Better Project reach LGBTQ+ youth wherever learning takes place. We do this by offering educators and student leaders easy-to-access and easy-to-use resources, information, and more. Learn more about It Gets Better EDU below, and for inquiries, email us at

What is It Gets Better EDU?

The More You Know:

We launched our EDU program in late 2017. Click below to learn more about this exciting effort to bring LGBTQ+ stories into classrooms around the globe.



We’ve created a number of EduGuides to accompany some of our best videos, films, books, and more. These are colorful materials with discussion questions, activities, and more that make for an engaging presentation for any audience.

How to Make Your Digital Classroom More LGBTQ-Friendly

Resource List

LGBTQ+ youth are feeling the strain of social isolation and distancing. Here’s how you can help make their online educational experience an uplifting one.

LGBTQ+ Glossary

Finding the Right Words

Words allow us to generate ideas, share stories, and learn and grow from others. They can help us better understand our world and communicate our perspective with others. This glossary can help you better come to know the words often used by the LGBTQ+ community. It is a forever growing and evolving list.

Youth Voices - Pride 2020

Meet our YOUTH VOICES - PRIDE 2020, a group of four exceptional young people who are partnering with our organization this Pride season to offer their unique stories and words of advice to other LGBTQ+ youth around the globe.

Join Us and Your Favorite Queer Writers on Instagram Live

Join us every Tuesday @ 12p PST on INSTAGRAM LIVE for a lunchtime chat with a new writer.