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Today’s educators need to be alert to the signs of teen dating abuse. Learning how to develop and maintain positive relationships is part of the social and emotional learning that keeps us all safe and happy—and leads to academic success.
Despite such high statistics, many researchers, parents, teachers and activists report that dating violence is often a silent crime that goes undetected and underreported.
"I think at least part of the answer to this communication dilemma can be answered by parents in the form of improved education," Cook wrote.
JACKSON, MI – Even after he dragged her by the hair, leaving her scalp swollen and starting to bruise, she talked to him.
Even after he threw her down and punched, chocked and kicked her, creating abrasions all over her body and “severe scratching” around her sternum and neck, she willingly met him for a final, secret get-together before he went to jail.
In 2010, Congress changed National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Week to Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month that will begin Feb. "About 1 in 3 high school students have been or will be involved in an abusive relationship," wrote Russell Cook, a family advocate, in an article on the Barksdale Air Force Base website.