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 embrace all families, create LGBTQ and gender inclusive schools, prevent bias-based bullying, and support transgender and non-binary students.

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JOIN US! Support transgender, non-binary and gender expansive youth.

On Thursday February 27, join educators, parents, community leaders, and faith communities across the country for Jazz & Friends National Day of School and Community Readings. Organize a reading in your community with one or all three children’s picture books, I Am Jazz, Julián Is a Mermaid and They She He easy as ABC

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Plan for Welcoming Schools Professional Development Training Now!

Find out more about Welcoming Schools premier professional development training on embracing all families, supporting transgender and non-binary students, preventing bias-based bullying and creating LGBTQ and gender inclusive classrooms. Line up training for this academic year. Contact Us Now!

Find LGBTQ and Gender Inclusive Resources for Your School

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

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