Transgender Awareness

Social and Behavioral

Transgender Awareness

  • Category Social and Behavioral
  • Authors Walter G. Meyer Catherine Mattice
  • Variants
    1. Full Course - 19 minutes
      This course is designed for school/college faculty and staff.

This course explores challenges faced by transgender students and how educators can communicate with respect and caring.

Expert Authors

Walter G. Meyer

Walter G. Meyer is an author and anti-bullying expert whose critically acclaimed novel Rounding Third was based in part on his own high school experiences. Meyer has spoken about bullying at universities, libraries and LGBTQ+ centers and on radio shows across the country. He is active in numerous LGBTQ+ groups. He is also the co-author of The Respectful Leader.

Catherine Mattice

Catherine Mattice is the president of Civility Partners, a consulting, training and coaching firm focused on helping organizations create more positive and respectful workplaces. She is an adjunct professor, and has authored two books, Back Off! Your Kick-Ass Guide to Ending Bullying at Work and Seeking Civility: How Leaders, Managers and HR Can Create a Workplace Free of Bullying. Visit for more information.