Provides a unifying framework for schools, families, and communities to understand, select, and organize their learning supports (i.e., strategies, programs, and practices used to create conditions to enhance learning).
With a nationwide psychiatrist shortage and diminished access to mental and behavioral health help, one school's community coordinator created "Healthy Island," a once empty room now dedicated to be a safe and therapeutic space for students.
The Mayor of Lexington, KY announced the city will provide first-ever violence prevention grants to 16 public schools in Fayette County to help increase services and interventions for youth most impacted by the trauma of violence.
A joint program between Murray State University and the West Kentucky Educational Cooperative is being awarded $3 million in funding to help with mental health initiatives, including the addition of mental health counselors in fourteen local school districts.
Proposes a vision and path forward for a broad coalition of partners to bring inclusive, equitable, and evidence-based supports to students and educators experiencing trauma and transform outcomes in the Appalachian region.
Provides back-to-school tips for parents to help their children have a healthy start to the school year. Distributed as a press release, it was used to leverage an opportunity to highlight the state's school safety grant program and identify participating local schools.
How can University of Michigan bolster safety and security on campus in the wake of last week’s shooting at Michigan State University? It starts with self-evaluation, said Deputy Chief Melissa Overton of UM’s Division of Public Safety and Security (DPSS).