Welcoming Schools: Creating LGBTQ and Gender Inclusive Schools

Track: Lead by Example
Workshop Block 3 – Saturday, October 26 – 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Room: Big Joe Turner A

HRC’s Welcoming Schools program is the nation’s premier professional development program providing training and resources to elementary school educators to welcome all families, create LGBTQ and gender-inclusive schools, prevent bias-based bullying, and support transgender and non-binary students. This interactive session will enable participants to take part in a few of our engaging activities as well as learn how to bring Welcoming Schools to your community.

Presenter Bio

2019 Convention - Cheryl GreeneCheryl Greene, Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Cheryl Greene has spent her career in education and is passionate about making school a place where all children can thrive. In her current role at the Human Rights Campaign, she serves as the Deputy Director of Welcoming Schools, managing the Welcoming Schools training program. In addition to her work with Welcoming Schools, Cheryl is the Program Coordinator/Adjunct Professor for Hamline University’s Graduate Bullying Prevention Certificate Program.

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