This page contains further reading material, resources for trans identities, and appropriate language use guides.

Term Definitions, and How to Use Gender-Neutral Pronouns

  • (x) Trans Student Educational Resources and terms
  • (x) Gender-neutral language sheet
  • (x) “Ze” pronoun and How to Use it (HerCampus)
  • (x) 5 Ways Using Correct Gender Pronouns Will Make You a Better Trans* Ally (EverydayFeminism)
  • (x) Everyone Uses Singular ‘They,’ Whether They Realize It Or Not

Personal Stories and Projects to raise awareness of identities

  • (x) Growing up trans: Six teens open up about discovering who they really are (Globe and Mail)
  • (x) Life Outside the Binary

Further Reading

  • (x) Statistics from the Trans PULSE Project to Inform Human Rights Policy (Ontario-specific)
  • (x) Gender and Language journal
  • (x) Political correctness: how the right invented a phantom enemy