Bullying, Suicide Prevention, and Trauma Informed
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The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in collaboration with a team of content experts and stakeholders will meet in October to address the following legislation:
HB 1583: This bill addresses bullying/youth suicide prevention. DESE shall develop guidelines, materials and model policy for trainings and professional development for youth suicide awareness and prevention.
SB 638: This bill addresses trauma-informed schools. DESE shall provide information regarding the trauma-informed approach to all school districts, offer trainings and develop a website.