Requires every school district in AZ to review and consider the adoption of dating abuse curriculum and policies by June 30, 2011.Connecticut: HB 5315 (2010): Includes teen dating violence and domestic violence education as part of the in-service training program for certified teachers, administrators and pupil personnel.
Joseph County to talk with kids about suicide and to break down the stigma.
California, once a leader in dating abuse prevention legislation, is now begin to lag behind.
Arizona: After “Kaity’s Law” was passed in 2009, SB 1308 (2010): Permits a school district to adopt dating abuse policies and to incorporate dating violence education into health curricula for grades 7-12.
She gives students a card so that, if they contemplate killing themselves, they can present it to almost anyone in the school — and find help.
Six students presented the card by the end of a day at a South Bend high school two weeks ago, Gulbranson said. Often, she said, “You might see one student who's looking down or gets teary eyed.”School staff immediately put the students in touch with help.