It is important to be intentional about the way we use pronouns so we can create an affirming, inclusive environment for everyone. Check out the new Welcoming Schools Pronouns 101 resource for information on what a pronoun is, why pronouns matter and pronoun etiquette tips!
Welcoming Schools is now offering professional development virtually and in-person. All of our trainings feature a comprehensive pre-training site for asynchronous learning and skilled facilitators who will work with your school team virtually or in-person. To learn more or book your training, contact us now!
Ready-to-use lesson plans, books and resources to give educators the tools to create welcoming and inclusive school communities.
Using inclusive language and providing representation of all families are simple ways educators can affirm students’ identities. Find Welcoming Schools Resources and Lesson Plans that meet Common Core Standards to develop a safe and respectful learning environment.
Check out Welcoming Schools gender resources or bring Welcoming Schools trainers to your school. Inclusive schools allow all students to thrive regardless of gender identity or expression.
Children ask a lot of questions, and some are challenging to answer quickly or succinctly. Check out these responses to help ensure that you are prepared to give your children or students the answers they need.Learn More
Against book bans, anti-transgender bathroom bills and sports bans, the Welcoming Schools program introduced new resources and provided critical services and training to a record number of educators and school leaders over the past year!View Full Report
Support and empower your students to express their identities so that they can thrive - socially, emotionally, and academically.Learn More