Let Her Learn: A Toolkit to Stop School Pushout for Girls Who Have Experienced Sexual Harassment
August 18, 2023
Too often, schools ignore or even punish victims when they report sexual harassment. This toolkit, which is applicable to students of all genders, ages, and education levels, will help you find out if your school treats students fairly when they have been sexually harassed. Use this step-by-step checklist to learn what your rights are, how to change your school’s policies, and where to find help for sexual harassment.
VA Center for Inclusive Communities: Back to School with Belonging
August 18, 2022
Creating an inclusive classroom starts before a student even steps foot in school and continues throughout the entire school year. This guide is designed to provide educators with evidence-based practices that promote inclusion and belonging. Research tells us both of these are critical for students' healthy development.
Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
July 28, 2022
Maslow's hierarchy of needs is a motivational theory in psychology comprising a five-tier model of human needs, often depicted as hierarchical levels within a pyramid.
Learning Trauma-Sensitive Schools: Action Guide
May 12, 2022
Best practices from the National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments
Introducing the Desk Guide Podcast
December 2, 2021
Drs. Elizabeth Letourneau and Keith Kaufman join PreventConnect on this podcast to discuss Preventing and Addressing Child Sexual Abuse in Youth Serving…
Preventing and Addressing Child Sexual Abuse in Youth Serving Organizations: A Desk Guide for Leaders
December 2, 2021
The new report Preventing and Addressing Child Sexual Abuse in Youth Serving Organizations: A Desk Guide for Organizational Leaders provides recommendations for…
Love 146: What if Marketing was Trauma-Informed?
November 4, 2021
Learn how Love146, a major child trafficking nonprofit, handles heavy topics, being sensitive to an audience's individual issues through language.
Job Related Stress Threatens the Teacher Supply
October 25, 2021
Key Findings from the 2021 State of the U.S. Teacher Survey
Online helpline for youth and young adults
October 22, 2021
WhatsOK is a free resource to support youth between the ages of 14 and 21 with questions about their sexual thoughts, behaviors, and feelings.
Gender and Children: A Place to Begin
September 30, 2021
Creating schools that nurture academic achievement, provide physical and emotional safety and welcome all students is a common goals for all educators. In order for students to feel supported and empowered to express their identities and interests at school, educators must create gender inclusive environments that both affirm all children and help them move beyond the limitations of gender stereotyping.