It’s Time to Talk About Rape and Consent

Saturday, March 23, 2013
Just Because She Isn't Saying No...Doesn't Mean She's Saying Yes

Here’s a great post from another teacher about how important it is to have conversations with our teens about what rape really is and what “enthusiastic consent” is all about. As this teacher relates, it can be confusing and awkward to talk about these issues with teenagers, but they are listening. If we want to prevent terrible incidents like the one in Stubenville, they are topics we have to talk about and address frankly.

The Day I Taught How Not to Rape” by Abby Norman