It Gets Better EDU

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. Learn more about It Gets Better EDU below, and for inquiries, email us at education@itgetsbetter.org.

We offer educators and student leaders easy-to access and easy-to use resources, information, and more – all in support of LGBTQ+ students everywhere.



Our EduGuides are here to help you introduce our best stories to your classroom or GSA group. Each EduGuide comes with discussion questions, fun activities, and even complete lesson plans that make for an engaging presentation. Check out our featured collection here.


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Are you an educator, GSA leader, or student looking to bring LGBTQ+ stories into a classroom near you? Look no further.

Finding the Right Words

LGBTQ+ Glossary

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.


How to Make Your Digital Classroom More LGBTQ-Friendly

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.

Our Official Youth Ambassador Program

Youth Voices

Each year, the It Gets Better Project teams up with an exceptional group of young people to bring unique stories and words of advice to other LGBTQ+ youth around the globe. Click below to learn more about this incredible initiative.