Using groundbreaking studies, news stories, and interviews, this book underscores that there will never be gender equity until men stop harassing women in public spaces-and it details strategies for achieving this goal. * Compelling anecdotes pulled from hundreds of women's stories that detail what harassment they have experienced, how it makes them feel, and how it impacts their lives * Groundbreaking information from surveys conducted around the world detailing the number of women who experience street harassment, how often, and in what forms * Suggestions for numerous, concrete actions women and men can take to stop street harassment and information on over 20 anti-street-harassment initiatives now underway * Interviews with community activists to inspire readers to take action * A companion website, www.stopstreetharassment.com, features the results of two surveys conducted by the author and a presentation of myths vs. facts about street harassment
This A-Z guide presents a mutli-dimensional approach to preventing and eliminating sexual harassment in schools. Written by former classroom teachers and extensively pilot-tested in middle schools and high schools nationwide, "Flirting or Hurting?" includes: core lessons, student handout reproducibles, supplemental activities, writing assignments, homework ideas, background teaching notes.