Archive for the Schools Category

Have your say: review of school curriculum

A review of Australia’s curriculum is currently under way and submissions are due on Friday 28 February.   This is a significant opportunity to highlight the importance of respectful relationships education (RRE) in school curriculum. The more voices that are heard, the more opportunities the RRE field will

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Youth Advocates Against Family Violence Evaluation

Youth Advocates Against Family Violence is a Respectful Relationships Education program delivered by Inner Melbourne Community Legal and Doutta Galla Community Health to four schools in the City of Melbourne. Follow this link to view the December 2013 Program Evaluation, Annexure 1, Annexure 2, Annexure 3, Annexure 4, Annexure 5 and Annexure 6.

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Working Together to Prevent Sexual Assault

In this article, Jess Boccia from Barwon Centre Against Sexual Assault, discusses implementing a Sexual Assault Prevention Program at Nelson Park School, a school targeting students with mild intellectual disabilities. This article was first published in Violence & Disability Quarterly produced by Women with Disabilities Victoria.  

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Respect, Communicate, Choose

Respect, Communicate, Choose, run by YWCA in Canberra and Adelaide, is one of the few violence prevention programs to target children in primary schools. Read about the program and their learnings in an article for DVRCV’s Advocate magazine.

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Acknowledgement of country

DVRCV and the PiP network acknowledge Aboriginal people as the traditional owners of the lands and waters throughout Australia.

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