we care Education and Training

we care has pooled a variety of resources for member districts on topics ranging from policies to sexual abuse hotlines

Diane Cranley, an expert in sexual abuse prevention, contributed material for an Educational Video Series of 9 modules – appropriate for elementary, middle and high school grade levels, along with corresponding Summary and Discussion Guides (also available in Spanish) to help facilitate discussions, and are available on the Target Solutions Online Training Platform. Each module may be viewed in group sessions or individually, as determined by the district.

Video Series

Module 1: Introduction and Overview

Focuses on introducing concepts of the series and alarming statistics around child sexual abuse.

Module 2: Grooming

Explains grooming behavior in the steps involved in grooming a student to become a victim of sexual abuse.

Module 3: On-Site Isolation Boundaries

Helps school administrators and staff set appropriate behavioral boundaries for staff and children to prevent potentially harmful or abusive behaviors.

Module 4: On-Site Behavioral Boundaries

Like Module 3, Module 4 helps school administrators and staff set appropriate behavioral boundaries for staff and children to prevent potentially harmful or abusive behaviors.

Module 5: Off-Site Boundaries

Helps school administrators and staff set appropriate boundaries and identifies best practices for off-site activities involving students and staff.

Module 6: Off-Hours Behavioral Boundaries

Examines boundaries that restrict staff access to students during non-school hours.

Module 7: Electronic Social Media Boundaries

Teaches school administrators and staff to set appropriate boundaries with electronic communication between staff and students, especially private communication.

Module 8: Gift Boundaries

Discusses the importance of establishing policies for gifts given to students and their families from staff to ensure they remain appropriate.

Module 9: Student-to-Student Boundaries

Addresses sexual abuse and behavior that may occur between students and how to handle these situations.

Policies

As each district is uniquely different, samples of policies have been provided to assist you with developing a tailored policy that will suit your individual district’s needs.

Resources

Resources for Non-Profit Organizations

Resources for Individuals