Crossing the Line: Sexual Harassment at School Executive Summary

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The executive summary of Crossing the Line: Sexual Harassment at School is an abbreviated version of the 2011 report. Crossing the Line presents the most comprehensive research to date on sexual harassment in grades 7-12. Based on a nationally representative survey commissioned by AAUW, Crossing the Line reveals sobering statistics about the prevalence of sexual harassment in schools and online. The report includes student perceptions of and reactions to harassment among those instigating and witnessing harassment as well as those being harassed. The conclusion of the executive summary gives recommendations for how to address the problem of sexual harassment in schools.