Education / Safety / SSAIS

What is Title IX?

In this short excerpt from the Stop Sexual Assault in Schools’ video Sexual Harassment: Not in Our School! students watch a presentation that explains Title IX protections. I was honored that some of my friends and I could contribute our voices to the video. Click here to watch the full video  and Part 2. Sexual Harassment: Not … Continue reading

Education / In The News / SSAIS / Volunteerism

Futures Without Violence Recommends SSAIS Film

I am so happy to report that Futures Without Violence has added the Stop Sexual Assault in Schools (SSAIS) film “Sexual Harassment: Not in Our School!” to their short list of recommended films. Futures Without Violence is a well-respected organization that for over 30 years has been developing programs, policies, and campaigns that empower individuals and … Continue reading

Education / Safety / SSAIS

Hidden Horror of K-12 School Sex Assaults Revealed by AP

Relying on state education records, supplemented by federal crime data, a yearlong investigation by The Associated Press uncovered roughly 17,000 official reports of sex assaults by students over a four-year period, from fall 2011 to spring 2015. Though that figure represents the most complete tally yet of sexual assaults among the nation’s 50 million K-12 … Continue reading