Teachers hold a special role in the movement to tap out dating violence.


As a teacher,

  • you must know the warning signs

  • understand your role as a mandated reporter

  • be knowledgeable about school and state policies

  • support your students

Warning signs include…

  • drop in grades

  • less social towards classmates

  • loss of self-esteem

  • always on their phone or afraid to be away from their phone

  • jumpy or anxious

TAP808 provides engaging and relevant lessons on healthy relationships. Each year, the TAP educators challenge my students by asking the tough questions about healthy relationships. I feel fortunate that TAP comes speak to my classes. They are simply amazing.
— Jess Bergner; Teacher at Waiakea High School in Hilo