This section provides educators and organizations information on how to mentor and lead children and youth on how to be their best self and grown into confident people.
Fairmount Behavioral Health Services
Gender responsiveness programming for adolescent girls. Offers procedures and issues to be aware of with this population.
Identifying Violence Against Women
Violence and abuse affect women from all kinds of backgrounds every day. Sometimes, women are attacked by strangers, but most often they are hurt by people who are close to them. Violence and abuse can cause terrible physical and emotional pain. Here is resource center to help deal with this issue.
Health and Social Resource for Adolescent Girls
In depth resource site for adolescent girls, approach is fun, clear, and reliable. Covers topics from body issues, periods, dating, and friendships.
7 Positive Phrases We Should be Teaching American Boys About Masculinity
Comprehensive article on how society should be framing masculinity for boys in a more positive and effective manner.
Coaching Boys into Men
Provides athletic coaches with resources to promote respectful behavior and prevent relationship abuse, harassment, and sexual assault
Article on how to more effectively nurture boys in modern society.
Website that provides information on preventing youth from doing drugs.
Highly-trained peer advocates offer support, information and advocacy to young people who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships. We also provide information and support to concerned friends and family members, teachers, counselors, service providers and members of law enforcement. Free and confidential phone, live chat and texting services are available 24/7/365.
Gender Responsive Agricultural Development Program
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation created gender responsive agricultural development programs in international communities.
This toolkit was piloted with more than 200 teachers from over 50 countries who participated in either the Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program or the International Leaders in Education Program, funded by the U.S. Department of State and implemented by IREX. The toolkit focuses on practical tools that individual teachers can put to immediate use in their classrooms.
This handbook has useful principles for a gender-responsive approach to guide all education programming, and provides responses to some of the most common misconceptions and arguments against gender-responsive education. It gives concrete strategies and actions for putting gender equality into practice in the major domains of education in emergencies. Finally, key gender terms and a selection of resources are listed at the end of the Pocket Guide.