Teen Gender Identity Today

The presenters provided a plethora of information and have kindly agreed to let us pass along their slides, as well as their contact information and related resources.

Slide Presentation


Presenter Contact Information

Lyndsey Schlax
Social Studies teacher at Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts
Developed and taught the first LGBTQ Studies class to be offered in a public high school
Email: schlaxl@sfusd.edu
Twitter: @msschlax
Facebook:  facebook.com/msschlax

Pamela Wool (she/her/hers)
Director of Family Services and Administration
Gender Spectrum®
Email: info@genderspectrum.org
Twitter: @GenderSpectrum
Facebook: GenderSpectrum

Dr. Ilana Sherer
Pediatrician and Founder of the Child and Adolescent Gender Center at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals
Assistant Medical Director, caring for transgender children and adolescents at its Oakland site
Email: ilana.sherer@gmail.com

Erik Martinez
Program Manager, LGBTQ Support Services
San Francisco Unified School District
Email: MartinezE1@sfusd.edu

Useful Links:

Understanding Gender
Exploring Topics: Parenting and Family
Resources: Parenting and Family
We Can Help
LGBTQ Students Rights (English)
Cómo Hablar Sobre El Género y La Orientación Sexual
Community Resources – Trans and GNC Students