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NCJ Number: 156578 Find in a Library
Title: It's Not Fun, It's Illegal: The Identification and Prevention of Sexual Harassment to Teenagers
Author(s): S Strauss
Corporate Author: Minnesota Dept of Education
United States of America
Date Published: Unknown
Page Count: 86
Sponsoring Agency: Minnesota Dept of Education
St. Paul, MN 55101
Sale Source: Minnesota Dept of Education
550 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
United States of America
Type: Curriculum
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This handbook contains a suggested 3-class hour curriculum for junior and senior high school students on sexual harassment.
Abstract: This packet contains excerpts from Minnesota State law pertaining to sexual harassment and its prevention; as the model is adapted to a particular school district's use, teachers should include a copy of the district's policy on sexual harassment and its grievance procedures. The curriculum is comprised of three basic lessons describing the nature of sexual harassment, dispelling myths about sexual harassment, and discussing prevention measures. Each lesson plan contains a set of objectives with an outline for class activities and suggested presentations or scripts for classroom use. The handbook also contains five handouts for students and 20 transparencies for teachers' use. 1 appendix
Main Term(s): Juveniles
Index Term(s): Minnesota; Sexual harassment; Student grievances
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