Joshua Jernigan

Joshua Jernigan

Joshua Joshua Jernigan (he/him/his) is a transgender rights activist and philanthropist living in the greater Charlotte metropolitan area where he and his husband are raising their daughter together. He started the Gender Education Network, an organization helping transgender and gender diverse kids 12 and younger, and is passionate about ensuring every child has a safe and loving home to nurture their growing identities.  He also is passionate about accurate LGBTQ+ History and teaches courses on Queer History through SEA Online Classes.  Most recently he published his first children’s books, Meet My: Best Friend, the first in a series of books about getting to know our trans loved ones.

Saturday
August 13, 2022
3:30pm EDT/12:30pm PDT

Researching the Research: Finding Accurate Resources for History

So many times we see people using history curriculums that are not accurate or well researched. They often are full of oversight and erasure, removing the people who don’t fit the narrative the author is trying to sell you. They often claim to be “all inclusive” or “factual” but they are missing so much. Join Joshua as he discusses the importance of accurate information and how to spot the hallmarks of a well researched curriculum.