Building Welcoming Schools: LGBTQ+ Histories, Inclusive Instruction, and Affirming Practices

The Los Angeles Unified School District and the ONE Archives Foundation are pleased to present:

Building Welcoming Schools:
LGBTQ+ Histories, Inclusive Instruction, and Affirming Practices

A conference for LAUSD teachers, administrators, and service providers
CEUs and Professional Salary Hours available

Saturday, May 16, 2020
8 AM – 4 PM

Ramón C. Cortines School of Visual and Performing Arts
450 North Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012

This free conference will include a complement of sessions for classroom teachers and for direct service providers, featuring LGBTQ+ history instruction and best practices for safe and inclusive classrooms and schools. Proposed topics include: teaching LGBTQ+ histories aligned with the California History-Social Science Framework, supporting LGBTQ+ students and families, affirming gender diversity, and relevant laws and District policies.

We are proceeding with full optimism that the conference cancellations in response to COVID-19 will be lifted by May 16th. We will confirm as the date draws nearer.

If you have any questions, please e-mail: Erik Adamian at or Judy Chiasson at