Delegates at a training session being run by Christine Rose


Want to find out what makes Christine's training events different? visit training >


Interested in how Christine can help your organisation improve? visit consultancy >

Delegates attending a professional conference


Want to find out when Christine is speaking at an event near you? visit events >

This form does not yet contain any fields.

    Close-up image of a digital tablet

    Entries in Sexual orientation (22)


    Celebrating diversity, tackling conflict

    The recent protests taking place outside Birmingham, Manchester and London schools have spread to many parts of the country. They have also impacted on colleges. The protests centre around the teaching of same-sex relationships and trans-equality issues. They have resulted in complaints, protests, young people being removed from classes and staff being intimidated and threatened. How are we to respond? How can we maintain a culture of respect? What are outstanding providers doing? Here are my thoughts – what are yours?

    Click to read more ...


    Had their cake and eat it?

    What do you think about the Supreme Court ruling this month that a Christian baker did not have to make a cake with the message ‘support gay marriage’? Discrimination? Or a victory for article 10 of the European convention on human rights?

    Click to read more ...


    Primark faces £47K bill for transgender discrimination

    An employment tribunal has told Primark to adopt a policy on how to deal with transgender staff after it found an employee was discriminated against in relation to gender reassignment. Do you have a policy in place? And if yes, does it cover language, loos, complaints and confidentiality? How would your policy prevent the discrimination experienced by the Primark employee? Do the experiences of your trans employees or students match the profound discrimination experienced by trans people that has just been highlighted in a new Stonewall report?

    Click to read more ...


    School’s Out

    Stonewall’s latest research into the experiences of lesbian, gay, bi and trans students has been published. While there is much to celebrate, there is still much left to do. What are the experiences of your lesbian, gay, bi and trans students?

    Click to read more ...


    Stonewall’s Equality Index 2017 reveals UK’s top inclusive employers

    The lesbian, gay, bi and trans (LGBandT) charity Stonewall has published its Top 100 Employers’ list for 2017. Congratulations to the 2 colleges and 11 universities who made it onto the list. What are your achievements and progress on LGBandT equality in the workplace? Should you think about applying next year?

    Click to read more ...