Tag: consent

We Have to Teach Them

When a boy flips her ponytail on the playground, even after being asked to stop, we don’t tell that little girl that it means he likes her. We tell that little boy that it’s not okay to touch someone without their consent. He needs to stop. Now.

Teaching Consent Isn’t Optional :: A Parent’s Guide for Raising Aware...

Consent isn't "a one and done" lesson or chat. This should be a topic that is brought up frequently in all kinds of situations so kids become comfortable with it.