Education: Facing Up to Sex Abuse

Prevention programs proliferate in classrooms across the U.S.

It is an autumn morning at Fairview Elementary School in Logansport, Ind., and the pupils are really into the show. A troupe of actors in snaggy bear costumes and moose outfits frolics through a wilderness of papier-mache rocks and trees painted on screens, while a chorus of owls and frogs makes deep-woods sounds. The two moose shamble off and ... Wait a second. Big Bear has made a grab for Little Bear. Now Big Bear comes on heavy with a lingering hug that bothers Little Bear, who...

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