Join HRC and host an "I Am Jazz" School and Community Reading and show our nation's trans youth that they are seen, supported and loved.
Welcoming Schools is an LGBTQ-inclusive approach to addressing family diversity, gender stereotyping and bullying in K-5 schools.
Our annual Time To THRIVE Conference aims to promote the safety, inclusion and well-being for LGBTQ youth. K-12 educators, professional counselors, and other youth-serving professionals are highly encouraged to attend.
A new HRC survey of more than 50,000 young people revealed a troubling post-election spike in bullying and harassment.
This resource provides the language and information needed to discuss LGBTQ people and issues in an age-appropriate way with children and youth.
HRC is committed to providing the kinds of resources children, families and other youth-serving professionals need to support one another.
Schools In Transition: A Guide for Supporting Transgender Students in K-12 Schools, is written for adults who work with youth.
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