Pomeranian Education Superintendent attacs on the schools that organized Rainbow Friday in Gdańsk - Legal Shield 2.0.
Due to the attack of the Pomeranian Education Superintendent on the schools that organized Rainbow Friday in Gdańsk, we are publishing Legal Shield 2.0.
Tomorrow, October 27, will be Rainbow Friday! This year's festival starts under the slogan "Safe Space". More than 100 schools from various cities and towns in Poland celebrate it. The initiators of the action from the GrowSPACE Foundation and the Campaign Against Homophobia call on young people to celebrate together - take action and organize an event at their school and take part in the competition for the best photo from the action. The goal is to create Safe Space, i.e. a safe space for LGBTQ+ people at school. In this way, the Polish school is to be unfreezed from the chilling effect.
LET'S DOC Documentary Film Festival for Young Audiences
On October 21-29, 2023, Warsaw will host the first festival in Poland for young audiences entirely dedicated to documentary films. A little later - from October 30 to November 10 - the festival will have its online version on the VOD Warszawa platform.
Good practices around mental health for schools.
As part of the "LGBTQ+ Friendly Schools" project run by the GrowSPACE Foundation, institutions from all over Poland acted for diversity and mental health. The data collected by the Foundation show that the topic of supporting mental health is crucial for school communities. We would like to point out that LGBTQ+ youth are a group particularly vulnerable to mental health crises.
Psychological safty at school.
What is psychological safety and how to take care of it in the school environment?
What does a safe school mean and why has it become the motto of the LGBTQ+ Friendly Schools Ranking 2023?
LGBTQ+ friendly 2023? Why, by announcing the results of the study, we built a "school" based on values under the Ministry of Education and Science? If you are wondering, be with us on Wednesday, July 12 at 19:30. On live we will talk about the results of the LGBTQ+ Friendly Schools Ranking 2023.
How to choose the right school?
Webinar carried out as part of a project financed by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway from the EEA Funds under the Active Citizens - Regional Fund Program.
Free psychological help - "Grow Strong" / "Rośnij w siłę"
Out of concern for the mental well-being of young people, the GrowSpace Foundation proposes psychological help. The Grow in Strength program enables participation in free psychological consultations carried out by a certified and experienced Avigon.pl team.
Deputy Minister Janusz Kowalski's attack on LGBTQ+ friendly schools - the answer of the organizers of the Ranking
On August 9, Deputy Minister Janusz Kowalski made another attack on LGBTQ+ friendly schools in the Opolskie Voivodeship.
Vacancies of psychologists at schools
LGBTQ+ Friendly Schools Ranking at EYE2023 in Strasbourg!
At the invitation of the European Parliament - as a group sponsored by the EP - our team participated in the European Youth Event (EYE2023), which took place on June 9-10 in the heart of European democracy - the seat of the European Parliament in Strasbourg.
The Children's Ombudsman inspects LGBTQ+ friendly schools.
We publish a legal shield for schools. Press conference of May 26, 2023.
Project Summary: the Youth Safety Networks in Poland
In March 2023, the Youth Safety Networks project ended. It was carried out in cooperation with the Regional Office of the European Commission in Poland.
Training: Statutes to be repaired - pass it on!
School Statutes to be repaired is an action aimed at repairing the statutes of Warsaw institutions. Records that are inconsistent with the education law should disappear from them. We fight for those that protect the rights of students.
Tram of mental health on the rails of Warsaw
On the occasion of the International Mental Health Day, on October 10, a special tram line H was launched in Warsaw. The Mental Health line ran on the Pl. Narutowicz - Kawęczyńska Basilica.
Report: Status to be repaired - pass it on!
We publish the "Report" for the project "Statute for repair - pass it on!". The activities undertaken as part of the project took place in 2022. and concerned the intervention of students from Warsaw secondary schools, within their statutes. Young people had the opportunity to participate in a workshop, training and take independent actions in their schools.
Round Tables for a Safe School
Want to talk about mental health? Want to talk about school safety? We would like to invite you to the Roundtables for Safe School, which we are organizing in several cities across Poland in cooperation with the European Commission in Poland.
Polish School Equality Map - Webinar by Forbidden Colours and GrowSPACE
We invite you to read the report on the impact of the Ranking of Polish LGBTIQ + Friendly Schools on the education system and the evolution of the study from 2018.
We are launching the LGBTQ + 2022 Friendly Schools Ranking!
Are you choosing a school and looking for one where you will feel safe? For the second time we are creating the National Ranking of LGBTQ + Friendly Schools just for you!
Back to Schools in Warsaw - Press Release
Due to the return to full-time teaching in the school year 2021/22, the most important recommendations for the Warsaw local government and schools in the capital were presented at the press conference. They were developed on the basis of over 20 individual interviews in Warsaw institutions, which lasted from June this year. Their results are included in the report "Warsaw School after the Pandemic" financed by the Education Office of the Capital City of Warsaw. Of Warsaw. The report contains a total of 24 guidelines for preparation for classroom teaching.