Links and literature

On this page you will find sources that helped us to create our own workshops and educational materials. On the other hand, there are always great texts, websites and initiatives that inspire and motivate us. We have also collected them for you. Have fun browsing!

Internet pages of initiatives that inspire us


Helpful internet sources and downloads


Reading list

Doctor, S. [among others]: Sexuality, power and violence: impulses for sex-educational work with children and adolescents. Wiesbaden: Springer, 2018

Baker, JM: How homophobia hurts children: nurturing diversity at home, at school, and in the community. New York: Routledge, 2010

Bauer, R .: Her parents thought that she was a boy. Transsexuality and transgender in a bisexual world. Hamburg: Swarm of Men, 2009 

Bornstein, Kate: My new Gender Workbook, Routledge, 2013

Brill, S. [ua]: When children feel differently - Identity in the opposite sex: a guide for parents. Munich: Ernst Reinhardt, 2011

Council of Europe [ed.]: Compass: Manual for Human Rights Education with Young People. Strasbourg 2012

Dawson, James: How to be gay: All about coming out, sex, gender and love, Fischer, 2015

Diehl, E. [Ed.]: Participation for everyone ?! : Realities of life between discrimination and participation. Bonn: Federal Agency for Civic Education, 2017

Dijk, Lv [ed.]: Learning about sexual diversity: schools without homophobia. Berlin: Querverlag, 2008

Dudek, S. [ua]: The right to be different: Human rights violations against lesbians, gays and transgender people. Berlin: Querverlag, 2007

Fisher, S. [ua]: Improving emotional & behavioral outcomes for LGBT youth: a guide for professionals. Baltimore: Paul H Brooks Publishing, 2012

Grumbach, D. [Ed.]: Demo.Für.Alle. Homophobia as a challenge. Hamburg: Männerschwarm Verlag, 2017

Hinck, V .: Disputes about love: Biblical pleadings against the exclusion of homosexual people. Dortmund: Dortmund-Verlag, 2012

Huch, S. [ua]: Sexual diversity in the school field of activity: Concepts from educational science and subject didactics. Bielfeld: Transcript Verlag, 2015

Nobody is like all: intercultural sex education. Hanover: State Working Group of Free Welfare Care in Lower Saxony, 2002/2003

Khanide, Marina [ua]: Being different without fear: a practical handbook for intercultural work. Gütersloh: Bertelsmann Foundation, 2006

Krell, C .: Coming out - what then? Coming-out processes and experiences of discrimination among lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans * and queer adolescents and young adults in Germany. Bonn: Federal Agency for Civic Education, 2018

Lanse, HW: The rainbow curriculum: teaching teens about LGBT issues. Charleston: Queer Street Books, 2012

Lenhart, Volker: Pedagogy of Human Rights, VS Verlag, 2006

Leufke, S .: Normality, Tolerance, Prejudice: How important sexual diversity really is in class. Marburg: Tectum, 2016

Matscheko, Hannah: Enable respectful options for action in the inclusive classroom through new authority and classroom management. Akademikerverlag, 2018

Mell, Thorsten [ed.]: The inside decides: making transidentity understandable. Querverlag, 2014

Ministry for Health, Social Affairs, Women and Family of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia [ed.]: Dealing with diversity: sexual orientation and diversity in education and counseling. Dusseldorf

Nadal, KL: That's so gay: microaggressions and the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community. Washington: American Psychological Association, 2013

No Outsiders Project Team: Undoing homophobia in primary schools. Stoke on Trent: Trentham Books, 2010

Palzkill, Birgit: Diversity in the classroom. Berlin: Cornelsen, 2020

Prengel, Annedore: Pedagogy of Diversity. VS Verlag, 2006

Renz, M .: Sex education in intercultural groups: information, methods and worksheets. Mühlheim an der Ruhr: Verlag an der Ruhr, 2007

Rüdiger, Arian: "There is still a lot to do ..."; Makers of the LGBTIQ movement. Querverlag, 2016

Schack, K .: love for the same sex - a topic for school. Marburg: Tectum, 2011

Schmidt, Friederike, Schondelmayer, Anne-Christin, Schröder, Ute B. [ed.]: Self-determination and recognition of sexual and gender diversity. Springer Fachmedien, 2015

Schniedewind, Nancy & Davidson, Ellen: Open minds to Equality, Rethinking Schools, 2006

Sielert, U.: Introduction to Sex Education. Weinheim and Basel: Beltz Verlag, 2015

Sielert, U. [ed.]: Sexual pedagogical materials: for youth work in leisure and school. Weinheim: Beltz Verl., 1993

Thorens-Gaud, E .: Lesbian and gay youth: advice for teachers, help for parents. Zug: Klett and Balmer AG, 2012

Tietz, L. [ed.]: Understanding homosexuality: critical concepts for psychological and educational practice. Hamburg: Men's swarm script, 2004

Timmermanns, S .: Don't worry, they won't bite !: Evaluation of gay and lesbian education projects in schools. Norderstedt: Books on demand, 2003

Timmermanns, S .: Sexual Education of Diversity, Practical Methods for Identities, Relationships, Body and Prevention for School and Youth Work. Weinheim: Juventa Verlag, 2008

Tuider, Elisabeth: The right to diversity: tasks and challenges of sexual education. Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag, 2016

Unks, G .: The gay teen: educational practice and theory for lesbian, gay and bisexual adolescents. New York: Routledge, 1995

Vaccaro, A. [ua]: Safe spaces: Making schools and communities welcoming to LGBT youth. Santa Barbara: Praeger, 2012

Vowels, K .: Homophobia in Dallas schools: creating safe and inclusive environments in the school system for LGBT youth, faculty, staff, and same-sex families. Saarbrücken: Lambert Academic Publishing, 2011

Watzlawik, M .: Boundless? Teenagers experience sexual orientations. Aachen: Youth Network Lambda NRW eV, 2004