Creating Safe and Welcoming Schools For All Children & Families

HRC Foundation's Welcoming Schools is the nation's premier professional development program providing training and resources to elementary school educators to welcome diverse families, create LGBTQ and gender inclusive schools, prevent bias-based bullying, and support transgender and non-binary students.

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Video: Welcoming Schools Impact on School Climate

Watch here to see for yourself the positive impact that Welcoming Schools has on school climate and academic achievement when schools and school districts work with the Welcoming Schools program. 

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Develop a Welcoming Positive School Climate

Find out more about our premier professional development training on embracing family diversity, supporting transgender and non-binary students, preventing bias-based bullying, and creating LGBTQ and gender inclusive classrooms. Contact Us Now!

Back to School 2018

Start the year off with great resources for developing gender & LGBTQ inclusive schools. When students feel safe at school, they can thrive!

Engaging Lesson Plans

Engaging lessons on family diversity, LGBTQ topics, understanding gender and preventing bias-based bullying. Aligned with national standards.

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