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Creating a trans inclusive school

This course gives teachers the confidence to support a trans young person in school, including ideas for best practice in creating a trans-inclusive school in line with a school’s legal requirements. Participating schools become members of our School Champions programme. 

By booking a place on a Stonewall course, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of School Champion Membership, which can be found here.

Course objectives

  • Develop the confidence, skills and knowledge to train their colleagues on tackling transphobic bullying and creating a trans-inclusive school
  • Gain an overview of the current experiences of young trans people in school and their impact on pupil achievement and school performance
  • Find out how to meet your legal requirements under the Equality Act 2010 and the inspection framework in your country.

Primary School Training

Secondary School and College Training

64% of trans pupils are bullied for being LGBT in school

45% of trans young people have attempted suicide

What teachers have to say

100% of teachers who attended the course in 2018/19 told us that they would recommend it to others. 

The course content is excellent and well delivered. It was a great forum for discussion and collaboration.

This was a brilliant course. It was well delivered and very informative. I felt at ease to ask the questions I needed to.

 

Do you want to help trans people in your school but don't know where to start? Visit our free resource on supporting young trans people.