Category: GLBTQ

24 - Forming Identity Far from Home

Saturday, Nov 17
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Early entry college programs work to smooth the transition for young students into the college environment. But they don’t directly address the added challenges of being LGBTQ and heading off to college early. We share insights from our survey of current LGBTQ early entrants on their experiences forming and living their identity away from home.


Amanda Coffman

Lead Gifted Teacher
Shawnee Mission School District
Mission, Kansas

Moira E. Coffman

Kansas Academy of Math and Science
Overland Park , Kansas