Children’s Books to Develop LGBTQ-Inclusive Elementary Schools
Books are a great way to introduce LGBTQ topics to students. Find up-to-date recommendations for books that work well both in school and at home to spark discussion.
Also, check out Welcoming Schools lesson plans that go along with some of these books.
Books for Your School and Family
Our top recommendations for middle grade books on family diversity, bullying, bias and gender.
An up-to-date list of recommended books with LGBTQ characters.
Help students discuss and understand gender-expansive and transgender children.
Picture books and middle grade books that reflect diverse families.
Most bullying is based on some kind of bias. These books will help you and your students work together to address bias and bullying.
Explore tips for effectively reading and discussing LGBTQ-inclusive books in school.
Books for Educators, Parents and Caregivers
Books for families, teachers, counselors, psychologists and other school staff.
A Bibliography for Educators and Parents/Guardians: LGBTQ Topics, Transgender Children, and Bullying
Find books on LGBTQ topics and schools, bullying, school climate, transgender children, diversity and equity.