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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Enjoy a special gift from Welcoming Schools!

Get one copy or an entire case of the children’s book, A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo. Sweet, funny and beautifully illustrated, this book is dedicated to every bunny who has ever felt different. To order your book (while supplies last), visit Welcoming Schools’ new online store. Also, check out a lesson plan and additional materials to go with the book.

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Welcoming Schools Premier Professional Development Training

Learn to develop a welcoming, positive school climate with professional development on embracing family diversity, supporting transgender and non-binary students, preventing bias-based bullying and creating LGBTQ and gender inclusive classrooms. Contact Us Now!

Find LGBTQ and Gender Inclusive Resources for Your School

Ready-to-use lesson plans, books for your classroom and ways to create a more welcoming school community.

We would like to thank our generous sponsors, without whom our work would not be possible.