Discussing sexual harassment with your students in a sensitive, nonpartisan way
#9 News Lesson of the Decade Essential question: Why is sexual harassment such a damaging experience for those who have been harassed?
For grades 9-12 (talk with your admin for use with 7th or 8th graders), use this Discovery Education lesson plan on sexual harassmentwhich further defines the meaning of sexual harassment for students, the frequency of sexual harassment in schools and the 1999 U.S. Supreme Court case that ruled schools can be sued if they fail to stop sexual harassment. Take a look at these primary and secondary sources: Court's sexual harassment ruling puts schools on notice and Davis v. Monroe County Board of Education.
#9 News Lesson of the Decade