This course is held every Saturday from 4/20 to 5/18 from 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Courses are taught by intergenerational and racially diverse teams composed of adult teachers and teen peer educators creating a dynamic, and supportive setting that welcomes diverse voices, experiences, and strengths.
What will I learn in this course? Courses combine practical physical training; eyes, voice, body language awareness exercises to help hone instincts; boundary-setting games that help build assertiveness; and discussions highlighting major safety concerns facing young women & trans-youth – including violence in relationships, bullying in school or on the internet, sexual abuse, defending against an attacker with a weapon – and brainstorming ways to be safer.
Who is this class for? Self-defense and violence-prevention courses are offered twice a year for pre-teen women & all trans and gender non-conforming youth across the spectrum (9 – 12). Students are diverse in body type, background and ability.
What does this course cost? CAE’s teen and pre-teen programming is offered FREE of charge.
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