It speaks to the students with a series of video vignettes produced with other high schoolers.Instructors learn about working with school systems and incorporating parents, teachers, coaches, and other important influential figures in the high school setting.Every year, about 1 in 10 American teenagers experiences physical violence at the hands of a boyfriend or girlfriend, and many others are sexually and emotionally abused. Department of Education is dedicated to working with students, families, educators, and communities to prevent abuse and support survivors.
On May 25, 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect in the EU.
The Department of Education, our federal partners, and countless schools and colleges nationwide are committed to preventing incidents like this.
We are working together to raise awareness, develop effective prevention strategies, and educate young people about healthy relationships.
The study examined bystander intervention in 26 high schools over five years and confirms that Green Dot for High Schools reduces rates of sexual abuse, dating violence, stalking, and other interpersonal violence by statistically significant percentages.
The study results were published in 2017 Located in a suburb of Chicago, Barrington High School officially began implementing the Green Dot program in the fall of 2016.
Incorporating Green Dot into the culture of high schools is an important component for the success of the program.