A resource to guide pupils from S3-6 and teachers through an exploration of the issues of teen abuse, gender stereotyping and bullying and the problems these issues can cause for young people. There will an opportunity to discuss potential solutions and support systems that young people can access if the issues are relevant to them.
The DVD 'Crush' explores the issues of teen abuse and gender stereotyping. The screenplay promotes discussion
about abuse in teen relationships, the warning signs of an abusive relationship and how to give and gain support
when faced with abuse. There are 4 structured lesson plans which go alongside the DVD to promote discussion and
dialogue between young people and this difficult subject.
Download the Crush teaching resource pack (1.7MB pdf)
Download the Script (105KB pdf)
Find out more about how the project came about, and pupil and teacher impressions of the project.
This report focuses on primary prevention; work with young people which is aimed at preventing violence before it happens.
Added: February 5, 2015