Frequently Asked Questions
RMR Philosophy and Inclusivity
Is RMR appropriate for Christian, Jewish and other faith-based schools?
Definitely. RMR has been hosted and attended by thousands of faith-based schools and their students from coast to coast.
Is RMR only for girls’ schools or coed schools?
No way! RMR has been hosted by all boys’ schools like Trinity-Pawling and the Phelps School. RMR Institutes can be for just boys’ schools, girls’ schools, or a mix of schools.
Does RMR use profanity or other sexually explicit content?
Never. We don’t believe in using offensive language or graphic depictions. RMR curricula conforms with US and State Departments of Education guidelines for developmentally appropriate health education.
Is RMR inclusive for people from all backgrounds and identities?
Absolutely. Both the RMR curriculum and our training team represent a wide array of religious beliefs, races, ethnicities, genders, sexual identities, and other demographics. We are from all over the United States and beyond. We each bring our unique selves and experiences to each Institute.
Does RMR address abortion or political issues?
No. We don’t “take sides” or “preach” about controversial issues. We pride ourselves on remaining neutral and sticking to the goal of educating students about healthy relationships.
How Can We Host RMR?
What does it cost to host RMR for just our school?
$500 and up. A live web-presentation starts at $500. Onsite programs start at $2500. Let us know your budget and we’ll give you options of how to maximize your impact.
What does it cost to host a regional RMR Training Institute for 15-20 schools?
You have 2 options. You can have attending institutes pay a registration fee or pay for the entire event and allow schools to send delegations for free. Contact us to learn more.
We have a limited budget. Can we get a discount?
Yes. Collaborate with your neighboring schools or colleges to group together and host us at multiple schools. Contact us for how this can work.
We aren’t a school or a college, can we have RMR training?
Certainly! RMR is also for military bases, youth groups, corporations and faith-based institutions. We have training and curriculum tailored to each community.
Attending an Institute
How do I find the nearest RMR Institute?
Institutes are listed on the RMR website. If there is no upcoming nearby Institute, consider bringing RMR directly for your school or hosting an RMR Institute for schools in your area.
Who can attend an RMR Institute?
Students and School Administrators. RMR Institutes are set up by developmental level. We have Institutes for middle school (8th graders), high school (11th graders), and college student leaders. Coming soon: Elementary school (5th graders) and RMR Level 2 (12th graders) and college student leaders.
What is the “Administrator Track” at RMR Institutes?
A high-level sexual misconduct training. School administrators learn model policies, investigations, disciplinary procedures, response protocols and training practices through interactive case studies and drills.
What does it cost to attend an RMR Institute?
A team of 12 is $1000. Tuition includes 10 students and 2 administrators from one school. All students receive an RMR T-shirt and Completion Certificate when they pass the course. Additional attendees from the same school pay per person.
Do you offer refunds?
No, but you can substitute another attendee. Read more on the Eventbrite page where your group registered to attend and contact the event coordinator if you need more help.
RMR Gear, Social Media, and Marketing
Can we order RMR gear?
Definitely! Visit the RMR Gear Shop for t-shirts, temporary tattoos, bracelets and more. We can also create water bottles, pop-sockets and more with your logo and the RMR logo.
Do you have marketing materials, social media cards and other ways to help promote our RMR event?
Yes. You can download our social media kit from our website.
Can the press attend our Institute or RMR Event?
Yes, just let us know. We welcome coverage of your RMR event so that we can help your school demonstrate its leadership and commitment. We can arrange for pre-program interviews, too.
Joining the RMR Team
How can I become a RMR training and presenter?
Apply! If you are interested in joining our team, please complete the application on our website.
Do you have internships?
Yes. We have summer, winter and year-long internships. Please complete the application on our website.