Using Proper Pronouns

Respecting Gender Identity

The subject of gender identity, including transgender and non-binary identities is evolving and may be new to some people. But the basics of respect for human dignity are the same and they go both ways. Respect for different gender identities and respect for people who are learning and trying to understand.

Microlesson Description

This brief microlesson explains the importance of proper pronoun usage. It also provides employees with examples for how to politely and respectfully ask someone for their prefered pronouns. The lesson employs the Workplace Color Spectrum® tool to take the temperature of your workplace and rate behavior.

Key Concepts

    • Why proper pronoun usage is important
    • How to ask someone for their preferred pronouns
    • How to call out disrespectful behavior in a non-combative manner
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