Sidonie Bertrand-Shelton is the Head of Education Programmes at Stonewall, working to increase teacher confidence in supporting LGBT young people, creating inclusive environments and tackling bullying. Sidonie has been in the Education & Youth team at Stonewall for the past four years, and prior to that was heavily involved Student Voice.
Stonewall are a leading LGBT charity who work with institutions, including schools, to create inclusive and accepting cultures. They ensure organisations understand and value the huge benefits brought to them by LGBT people and empower institutions as advocates and agents of positive change. They work with government and lawmakers to ensure that the rights for LGBT equality are created, maintained, protected and defended.