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March 2016

Safe Dates Program

This webpage provides information about Safe Dates program, which is a school based program for young people in 8th and 9th grades which aims to prevent teen dating violence.
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  • NRCDV Publications
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February 2016

Working with Latin@ Communities to Prevent Teen Dating Violence: Strategies for Engagement and Creative Interventions

Author(s): Ivonne Ortiz
This session provides an overview of the culturally specific issues faced by Latin@ youth victims of teen dating violence.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
February 2016

Exploring Youth Activism in our Movement: Experiences and Lessons from Youth Leaders

Author(s): Ivonne Ortiz
On this 30 minute podcast Nalleli Castro Montoya, Latin@ Peer Youth Educator from Casa de Esperanza and Lumarie Orozco, National Trainer for the National Latino Network, talk about Casa de Esperanza’s peer education strategies to engage Latin@ youth in the efforts to eradicate dating violence.
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  • General Material
February 2016

Improving the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit Would Help Working Families and Promote Tax Fairness for Women

Author(s): Amelia Bell, Katherine Gallagher Robbins, Amy Matsui
For nearly 60 years, Congress has recognized that the childcare expenses parents incur in order to earn income should be acknowledged in the tax code. This review provides an opportunity to strengthen and improve the CDCTC to reflect the needs of the increased number of mothers of young children in the labor force and the rising costs of child care.
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  • General Material
February 2016

The Child Tax Credit: Economic Analysis and Policy Options

This report provides an economic analysis of the child tax credit, explores how the credit has affected taxpayers' behavior about working and having children, and examines the complexity of administering this tax provision in the context of other child-related tax benefits.
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January 2016

Teaching a People's History

The Zinn Education Project promotes and supports the teaching of people’s history in middle and high school classrooms across the country.
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  • General Material
January 2016

LGBTQ Inclusivity in the School Setting

This tip sheet offers best practices for promoting LGBTQ inclusivity and visibility in school settings. 
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January 2016

The Art of Healing Trauma

This document provides information and directions on somatic experiencing and felt sense (e.g. textures, color, and sensations).
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January 2016

Headspace

This mobile app provide meditation and stress relief techniques.
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January 2016

Understanding Teen Dating Violence Fact Sheet

This fact sheet notes three types of dating abuses - physical, emotional, and sexual - and draws on research to show that teen dating violence is a public health problem. The fact sheet also presents CDC's approach to teen dating violence prevention.
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  • General Material
January 2016

LGBTQ Inclusivity in Rural Programs

This tip sheet offers information to rural programs for creating safe(r), more welcoming and accessible programming for LGBTQ youth. 
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  • General Material
January 2016

JournalBuddies

Author(s): Jill Schoenberg
This website provides information and resources including prompts and writing ideas to inspire children to journal.