June is Pride Month, a month to celebrate gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and asexual people, plus all other sexual orientations and genders.
Here you can find information about the LGBT+ STEM people we will highlight this month.
LGBT+. STEM Organization
Learn about LGBT+ STEM Organizations
Alan Turing is often called the father of modern computing. He was a brilliant mathematician and logician. He developed the idea of the modern computer and artificial intelligence. During the Second World War he worked for the government breaking the enemies codes and Churchill said he shortened the war by two years.
ALAN TURING HONORED
Alan Turing, WWII Codebreaker Who Was Persecuted for Being Gay, Is the Face of England's 50 Pound Note
LGBTQ in STEM
Advice from LGBTQ scientists | Science News for Students
LGBT+ Math Activity:
The Science of Making and Breaking Codes
The Imitation Game
A LGBT+. STEM Movie to watch
THE STONEWALL RIOTS
The Stonewall Riots, also called the Stonewall Uprising, began in the early hours of June 28, 1969 when New York City police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay club located in Greenwich Village in New York City. The Stonewall Riots served as a catalyst for the gay rights movement
Here you can find information about the LGBT+ heroes we will highlight this month in homeroom.