Strong Teens Program

K.E.Y. Workshop
Knowledge Empowers YOU High School

1 session
60 minutes

• Misconceptions about violence are challenged through the use of statistics and discussion
• Interactive multi-media encourages student participation
• Groups brainstorm healthy versus unhealthy behaviors and examine specific scenarios
• Students identify ways to support and empower a friend who has been victimized
• Students learn how we can all act to prevent violence

Our Media Matters and CARE Series are available to high school students if they have not already participated in these presentations. Please contact our Education department with any questions!

Media Matters

Grade 7 (and up)
2 session series (120 minutes total)
Typically a two session workshop, each session = 45-60 minutes depending on class length

• An interactive quiz and discussion helps students explore the science behind how media messages affect them
• Educators discuss how the media uses gender stereotypes, sexual, and violent images to sell products
• Students actively deconstruct media messages by looking at current ads
• Links between interpersonal violence and media messages are explored
• Students examine the influence these images and stories may have on their own self-esteem and relationships
• Students are challenged to look at their roles in consuming and shaping media

C.A.R.E. Series – Consent, Awareness, Respect and Empathy

Grade 8 (and up)
2-3 session series * (180 minutes)

* Parts 1 & 2 required, Part 3 recommended for full benefit. Each session is 45- 60 minutes depending on class length
A comprehensive program designed to change attitudes, increase knowledge and build skills.
Educators promote the importance of communication in all types of relationships
• The danger of power imbalances is explored in unhealthy relationships
• Victim blaming and myths are challenged through engaging storytelling and scenarios
• Students learn the importance of consent and what consent looks like
• Students are encouraged to become upstanders and to take active roles in shaping safer and healthier communities

To request a presentation please email call our main office: 603-436-4107. Click here to download our education brochure.

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