COLORADO, USA — It will likely be up to school districts to decide if kids will wear masks this upcoming school year. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) issued its guidance for schools and COVID-19 protocols this week.
The L.E.A.D. Excellence Academy (L.E.A.D. stands for Leaders Empowered Amazingly Determined) hopes to help these kids overcome personal obstacles, transforming the so-called “cradle-to-prison pipeline” to the “cradle-to-success pipeline,” founder Victoria Stone explains.
To fight the youth vaping epidemic and help students avoid alcohol and other harmful substances, the Douglas County Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition (DCYSAPC) and Douglas County School District (DCSD) are piloting a restorative justice program that replaces suspensions and keeps students connected to support systems.
A group of three STEM School Highlands Ranch shooting survivors and three students from other Denver metro area schools sat down last week to talk with Colorado Public Radio — and, more importantly, with each other — about mental health, social media, surviving a shooting and more.
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — As a parent, when you send your children to school, you want them to be safe.
One Twin Falls father learned, however, that not only was his daughter attacked on campus but there was video evidence of the altercation.
One evening in mid-October, Leslie Montgomery said her daughter received a barrage of emails to her school email account. Montgomery said her daughter— a seventh grader at the Christian private school Greenleaf Friends Academy — had been the subject of bullying by fellow students since enrolling in the school last year.