White Ribbon Educational & Awareness Resources
Resources for in-class lessons and school-wide projects to raise awareness about violence against women, and to promote a new vision of masculinity, inspiring men and boys to help end gender-based violences.
A full day conference for boys in grades 6-8 to help promote healthy equal relationships, in partnership with Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.
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National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
Canada’s resource centre for information on violence within relationships of kinship, intimacy, dependency or trust.
Teaching Sexual Health
Provides coaches and community leaders with evidence-based sexual health education background and delivery methods, current lesson plans and activities, and comprehensive resources.
Working with Men and Boys Toolkit
Readings, case studies, handouts, exercises, and community-building tools.
Tools For Change
Resources that promote healthy equal relationships, for grades 3-9.
Planned Parenthood Toronto’s Teen Health Source
Offers a Teen Sex InfoLine that teens can call to speak to a trained teen volunteer in person, who can help them to find answers to their questions as well as the Spiderbytes website, a fantastic resource, designed to make it easy for teens to find answers to all of the interrelated questions in a “sexual spiderweb”. Their services are non-judgmental, sex-positive, inclusive and pro-choice.
Website focused on men, masculinities, and gender politics.
Tough Guise: Media Images and The Crisis in Masculinity
Video geared toward college and high school students examining the relationship between pop-cultural imagery and the social construction of masculine identities.
Hip Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes
Video with an in-depth look at representations of manhood, sexism and homophobia in hip-hop culture.
RePlay: Finding Zoe
Resource for boys and girls dealing with healthy relationships. Information in English and French about how to use RePlay as a discussion starter for kids.
Agassi, Martine. Hands Are Not for Hitting. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing, 2000.
Biddulph, S. Raising Boys. Sydney: Finch Publishing, 1997.
Coloroso, Barbara. The Bully, the Bullied, and the Bystander. Toronto: Harper Collins, 2002.
Coltrane, S. Family Man: Fatherhood, Housework and Gender Equity. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.
Cooper, Scott. Speak Up and Get Along! Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing, 2005.
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