Engaging lessons on family diversity, LGBTQ topics, understanding gender and preventing bias-based bullying. Aligned with national standards.
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.
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!
Our new Welcoming Schools Safe Schools signs are now available for download! Print one—or one hundred—for your classroom, hallway or school bulletin board. Show your support for all students.
Professional development available across the country for schools and school districts.
A simple way to let students and families know your school welcomes everyone is to integrate books into your curriculum that reflect diversity.
Find ready-to-use lesson plans, books for your classroom, and ways to create a more welcoming school community.
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