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Local boards of education, school-based decision making councils and teachers will be implementing lots of new laws passed by the 2018 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly.
Kentucky middle and high school students are participating in fewer risky health-related behaviors, according to results from the 2017 Kentucky Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
The Kentucky Department for Behavioral Health is offering middle and high schools the opportunity and support to implement the peer-led social norming program, Sources of Strength.
News of the suicide of a young high school girl from Massachusetts, Phoebe Prince, this past January broke my heart. After an investigation, it was alleged that repeated physical, verbal and online abuse lead to her death. Phoebe’s torturous treatment brought international attention to the widespread problem of bullying in U.S. schools.