Skip to main content. For other uses, see Silence Day disambiguation. I knew that if we held panel discussions and events like that, the only people who would come would be the people who already were fairly aware. A Florida-based teen has reportedly filed legal action against her high school after she was suspended after defying administrators and participating in the national " Day of Silence " in support of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender LGBT youth. I believe that ending the silence is the first step towards fighting these injustices. Gear up.
Talk to your teachers. Why should I register? Use the letter to create a dialogue with your administration, encouraging them to break the silence with you! Students who voluntarily participate in Day of Silence should be aware that there may be academic or disciplinary consequences for refusing to speak during the school day.
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