NBC Bay Area Not Words But Deeds

A sex abuse scandal at a prestigious Bay Area high school. Hear from former students who reveal their stories of abuse for the first time. Did school leaders bury, forget or ignore their claims?

SB 1456, the Sexual Abuse-Free Education (SAFE) Act

Senator Mike Morrell's video statement and S.E.S.A.M.E.'s Supporting Testimony

Password is SAFE

Passing the Trash: A WFAA-TV Investigation

A News 8 investigation found that many teachers who sexually molest students are allowed to resign from one school district and move onto others. As a result of our stories, a top Texas lawmaker has made strengthening oversight of teachers a priority this upcoming legislative session

Teacher Takes Advantage of Student

Passing the trash, Part 2: Woman's teacher targeted her as a teen for sexual abuse

Chelsea Burkett was a 16-year-old student at a prestigious prep school when she says her English teacher took advantage of her and got her pregnant.

#MeToo An Artist Responds

You are not Alone #Tell

This Artist uses sketches and music to tell the story of survival...from pain to healing.

SESAME Testifies in Nevada Passing the Trash Bill - AB 362

AN ACT relating to education; prohibiting certain persons from assisting certain employees, contractors or agents who work at a public school to obtain new employment; prohibiting a local educational agency or public school from entering into certain agreements...

Passing the trash, Part 1

Passing the Trash Part 1

Nallely Hernandez was in fourth grade when she claimed her teacher abused her and her friends, but to date there has been no prosecution.

Innocence Shattered: Educator Sexual Misconduct

"Innocence Shattered: The Devastating Legacy of Educator Sexual
Misconduct" - Educational documentary video about sexual misconduct in
our schools - from You have The Power... Know How To Use It!


YHTP is a non-profit based in Nashville, TN with the mission to educate, advocate
and empower people and communities who are impacted by violent crime.

The full video (25:41) as well as other educational programs are
available at yhtp.org or call 615-292-7027.

Protecting students from sexual abuse by teachers and coaches

Published on Oct 18, 2014

Tips and suggestions from three people who have a lot of experience in the arena of teacher-student sexual abuse and the Kristen Cunnane case. A lawyer, prosecutor and investigative reporter tell you what you need to look out for.

“48 Hours” preview: Woman breaks silence about a teacher’s sex abuse

Published on Oct 17, 2014

A trusted coach turns into a terrifying abuser – can her victim get justice years later? Tracy Smith previews this week’s “48 Hours” investigation into a sex abuse scandal at a California middle school on “CBS This Morning.”

Sexual abuse of students by teachers, coaches an "epidemic" : 48 Hours

Published on Oct 16, 2014

The problem of teachers sexually abusing their students seems to be in the headlines more and more these days. But, as attorney Dave Ring tells "48 Hours"' Tracy Smith, it's not necessarily a new problem.

WNCN Investigates | Teacher Sexual Misconduct

Finding Courage to Talk About Child Sexual Abuse

Jill Tolles

When the subject of child sexual abuse comes up, we get uncomfortable. In this inspirational talk by Jill Tolles, we are challenged to find the courage to have this conversation and be a hero for the 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys who are effected by this silent epidemic.

Violence against women—it's a men's issue

Jackson Katz

Domestic violence and sexual abuse are often called "women's issues." But in this bold, blunt talk, Jackson Katz points out that these are intrinsically men's issues -- and shows how these violent behaviors are tied to definitions of manhood. A clarion call for us all -- women and men -- to call out unacceptable behavior and be leaders of change.

Toomey Remarks on Protecting Children in the Classroom

Dec 8, 2015

In Loving Memory of Jeremy Bell

November 13, 2013

In Loving Memory of
Roy Edward Bell & his son Jeremy Bell.
Fitzpatrick's 'Jeremy Bell Act' Language Enhances Student Safety in Education Bill

State Senator Anthony H. Williams spoke at the State Capitol in support of SB 1381.

May 23, 2012

State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams joined victims, advocates and community leaders from across the state to call on the legislature to pass Pennsylvania Senate Bill 1381, the S.E.S.A.M.E. ("Stop Educator Sexual Abuse, Misconduct and Exploitation") Act, to protect students from teacher sexual abuse by ending a practice known as "passing the trash," which allows offenders to escape prosecution and relocate to another school district

2012-04-16 Jeremy Bell Act Hearing with Mike Fitzpatrick

Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick (R, PA-8), PA State Senator Anthony Williams (D) 8th district and Terri Miller: S.E.S.A.M.E. Board President discuss federal and state legislation to prevent the practice of "Passing the Trash" in public schools.

From Research to Practice: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

Part 4: Dr. Charol Shakeshaft

INVESTIGATION: How dangerous loopholes in Ohio's education system fail to protect students

A look into the State of Ohio’s school systems and how some educators are becoming repeat offenders, and getting away with it.

Educator Sexual Misconduct: Mr. Tribble Class

Published on May 20, 2014

Russ Tribble
EDAD 6316
School Personnel Administration

Why Rape is Hilarious

A Boy's Story about being Abused by his Middle School Teacher

Experts tackle child sex abuse problem

Montel Williams - Andrea Clemens & Terri Miller

Andrea Clemens tells her story of educator sexual misconduct.

Write a Sand Of Silence

Sands of Silence: Waves of Courage is a personal documentary about a filmmaker who, inspired by the transformation of the sex-trafficking survivors whose lives she is documenting, finds the courage to break the silence about sexual abuse in her own life.

See more information at www.sandsofsilence.org

Calling Upon the Senate to Act!

S.E.S.A.M.E. President Terri Miller and VP John Seryak take a stand on Capitol Hill with Sen. Senator Pat Toomey, Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick, Rep. Steve Stivers and Congresswoman Frederica Wilson.

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