Harmful behavior left unaddressed has a way of escalating and spreading. Bullying in elementary school expands to homophobic teasing (“That’s so gay”, “You look like a girl”, etc). by 6th grade sexual harassment begin- escalating in behavior- and then teen dating violence/ sexual assault. Teaching children how to set, see and accept personal boundaries, giving them clear and easy ways to report boundary violations and having in place methods of accountability that are meaningful, appropriate and proportional can nip harmful behavior in the bud.