In this article, we are sharing three TEDx talks which focus on introducing the topic of consent to children from an early age. These videos could be a valuable resource for seeking insights and helpful advice for parents, educators, and others who wish to foster a culture of consent and respectful boundaries from an early age.
Importance of Consent | Sarah Robinson | TEDxTIUWomen
Sarah Robinson, a junior majoring in international relations at Tokyo International University, attempts to define the term “consent” in this presentation. In her talk, she discusses the importance of introducing the topic of consent to children from an early age, as she believes it is essential for creating a more secure future for the next generations.
Consent, Kids, and Culture | Rosalia Rivera | TEDxOneonta
In today’s society, the true meaning of consent frequently remains unclear. It is often associated just with sexual consent, while it actually extends way beyond that. During this talk, consent educator and sexual literacy advocate Rosalia Rivera focuses on how exploring the concept of consent and setting boundaries from an early age can impact a person’s upbringing and shape their daily interactions.
Body Sovereignty and Kids: How we can Cultivate a Culture of Consent | Monica Rivera | TEDxCSU
Monica Rivera specializes in teaching courses on gender socialization, violence prevention, and identity representation in popular media. In this TEDx talk, she discusses her personal experience and tips on bringing up children in a setting that values setting boundaries, exercising free personal choices, and understanding the value of consent in everyday interactions.