Educator’s Packet

The Matthew Shepard Foundation is committed to helping teachers, administrators and support staff make their schools safe places for all students. The Foundation offers a multitude of resources to help Erase Hate.

Our resource guide “Commemorating the Life of Matthew Shepard: Supporting LGBT Students,” created by Lesléa Newman—author of October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard—GLSEN, the Matthew Shepard Foundation and Candlewick Press helps guide educators toward LGBT inclusion and discussion, and includes several classroom resources. Preview and download the document.

Matthew Shepard FoundationEducator’s Packet