In early 2021, emergency department visits for suspected suicide attempts increased 51% among girls ages 12-17 compared to the same period in 2019.
The three-year school safety plan was presented seven weeks after a New Hanover High School student was injured in a school shooting.
By regularly discussing safety with children, parents are in the driver’s seat to teach not only critical thinking skills but also skills that may save a child’s life.
The gunman pleaded guilty to 17 counts of murder and 17 counts of attempted murder. Jury selection is scheduled for Jan. 4.
An attorney said 52 families will receive money with the largest sums going to the 17 families who lost children and spouses.
This is the second shooting in just over two years during a high school football game at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama.
School officials believe vaccinated students can infect unvaccinated students. However, unvaccinated people are actually much more infectious.
The latest TikTok challenge has caused issues for schools far and wide. But what can districts do about it?
Steven Anderson will look at these TikTok challenges, share examples of social media gone wrong, and discuss ways to guide students toward making better social media decisions.
Cybersecurity legal experts say the potential prosecution is misguided and could have a chilling effect on others who discover cyber vulnerabilities.