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August 2010

The Four Cs of HIV Prevention with African Americans: Crisis, Condoms, Culture, and Community

Author(s): John K. Williams, Gail E. Wyatt, Gina Wingood
This journal article discusses how to design successful interventions to prevent HIV using socio-cultural factors which address institutional and social barriers impacting risk reduction in African American communities.
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  • General Material
July 2010

Saving for Post-secondary Education in American Indian Communities

Author(s): Amy Locklear Hertel, Mary Elizabeth
This research brief provides a summary of a larger study examining the trends of post-secondary education saving among in American Indian communities.
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  • General Material
February 2010

State Law Guide, Teen Dating Abuse Education and School Policies

This guide presents state laws and pending legislation requiring school districts to adopt policies to address teen dating violence.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2010

Respect WORKS!

Respect WORKS! is a comprehensive model of teen dating violence prevention programming to give middle and high schools, youth service providers and domestic violence agencies the tools they need to respond effectively to teen dating violence issues on and off campus.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
September 2009

Using Rapist Risk Factors to Set an Agenda for Rape Prevention

Author(s): Raymond A. Knight, Judith Sims-Knight, Suzanne Brown-McBride
This Applied Research paper reviews the empirical research on the behaviors, traits, developmental experiences, and biological antecedents that have been found to be associated with an increased probability that a male will become sexually aggressive.
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January 2009

Child Development Accounts and Saving for Children's Future: Do Financial Incentives Matter?

Author(s): Lisa Reyes Mason, Yunju Nam, Margaret Clancy, Youngmi Kim, Vernon Loke
This study describes outcomes in the first large-scale CDA demonstration in the U. S. The research examines connections between savings outcomes and incentives in an asset-building program for children and highlights implications for CDA policy and design.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2009

It's All One Curriculum, Volume 2: Activities for a Unified Approach to Sexuality, Gender, HIV, and Human Rights Education

This curriculum provides concrete tips for applying a human rights framework and basic principles of learner-centered, interactive teaching in the delivery of sexuality, gender and HIV education to youth.
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  • General Material
January 2009

Shared Differences: The Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Students of Color in Our Nation’s Schools

Author(s): Elizabeth M. Diaz, Joseph G. Kosciw
This report provides information on the experiences of LGBT students of color in school in the United States. The authors provide information on these experiences with the intention of ensuring that schools provide safe learning environments.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
December 2008

Alcohol and Sexual Violence Perpetration

Author(s): Antonia Abbey, Lydia Guy Ortiz
This Applied Research paper examines the frequent co-occurrence of alcohol and sexual violence perpetration. Identifying the different ways alcohol relates to perpetration can aid in the development of effective sexual violence prevention strategies.
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  • General Material
June 2008

Teaching the skills of peace

Author(s): Claudia Miller
This article provides examples of elementary and preschools that are going beyond 'conflict resolution' to teach positive social behavior to children. Highlights promising programs such as Peace Camps and PeaceBuilders.
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  • General Material
February 2008

A Guide to Addressing Teen Dating and Sexual Assault in a School Setting

This guide details schools' responsibility to take a leadership role to prevent and respond to teen dating and sexual violence in schools and in the community.
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  • General Material
January 2008

Promoting Positive Peer Social Interactions

Author(s): T. Bovey, P. Strain
This document describes positive peer social interactions, describes the evidence base for strategies to promote them, and explains why this is important. Resources to use for implementation are provided.