How a Public School Teacher and Student Inspire Each Other’s Gender Journeys

Tommy interviews Middle School Teacher and Community Activist, Sir Jesse, on how their public school assignment as Mentee/Mentor (1997) has blossomed into a life-long brotherhood, one that encourages a more Beloved Community in a Transient World.

This interview is provided by courtesy of StoryCorps, and national project of Sound Portraits Productions to record and collect stories of everyday Americans.  www.storycorps.net.

“I Want to See Change”: Youth Activism in Action

GSSC co-founder Maru Gonzalez sits down with high school student John David to discuss activism, religion and the importance of telling your story.

This interview is provided by courtesy of StoryCorps, and national project of Sound Portraits Productions to record and collect stories of everyday Americans.  www.storycorps.net.

A Student’s Call to Action: Why Youth Voices Matter

School Counselor and GSSC member, Maru Gonzalez, interviews Austin Laufersweiler on his journey from reluctant leader to GLSEN’s 2009 Student Advocate of the Year.

This interview is provided by courtesy of StoryCorps, and national project of Sound Portraits Productions to record and collect stories of everyday Americans.  www.storycorps.net.

From Bystander to Activist: An Ally’s Journey

Dr. Anneliese Singh interviews School Counselor and Safe Schools Advocate, Maru Gonzalez, on her role as an ally for LGBTQQ youth.

This interview is provided by courtesy of StoryCorps, and national project of Sound Portraits Productions to record and collect stories of everyday Americans.  www.storycorps.net.

An Introduction to Georgia Safe Schools Coalition

Dr. Anneliese Singh and Maru Gonzalez discuss the mission and vision of Georgia Safe Schools Coalition.

This interview is provided by courtesy of StoryCorps, and national project of Sound Portraits Productions to record and collect stories of everyday Americans.  www.storycorps.net.