sexual identitya complex combination of beliefs about gender roles and sexual orientation
-gay, lesbian, bisexualLGBTQLesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or who are questioning there sexual orientationgender schemasOganized cognitive structures that include gender-related info that influences how children think and behave.
-children adjust their behavior to fit in with the gender norms and expectations of their culturegender biasesdifferent views of males and females
-favoring one gender over the otherMulticultural educationeducation that promotes equality in the schooling of all studentsresiliencethe ability to adapt successfully in spite of difficult circumstances and threats to development
-loss of loved one and being able to successfully cope