Dating violence curriculum
If you have additional questions about statewide prevention efforts, email the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) at [email protected]
of the components that must be covered as a part of students’ comprehensive health education according to Florida Statute 1003.42.
Among 11-14 year olds in relationships, 62 percent say they know friends who have been verbally abused by a boyfriend or girlfriend, according to a Liz Claiborne Foundation study.
According to a 2010 study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2,546,000 Florida women will experience rape, physical violence and/or stalking by an intimate partner during their lifetime.
Likewise, if you or your students are more advanced in your understanding of certain content areas, you are encouraged to make revisions to the curriculum to meet your needs.
For additional curriculum resources, please contact your local certified domestic violence center [ or email FCADV’s Prevention Program at [email protected]
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In addition, each session addresses up to 15 FDOE health education benchmarks.In addition, facilitators are encouraged to participate in facilitator training.Your local certified domestic violence center may be available to offer onsite training for facilitators.If you’d like more information about training on domestic and dating violence or technical assistance for facilitating this curriculum, please contact your local certified domestic violence center or email [email protected] visit to find a comprehensive list of Florida’s domestic violence centers.