Childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) places both boys and girls at an increased risk for teenage substance abuse (according to a large-scale study conducted by the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences).
Reporting of CTE Technical Assessments (GY) Now Allowed in March (D) Period
New Five Year Forecast Collection Request for FY14 Reporting
Updated FY14 March Reporting Collection Request – v2 Released Today
Updated FY13 March Reporting Collection Request – v2 Released Today
In this Know! Alert we are warning teachers and school administrators about youth getting high on cough syrup. While young people abusing cough medicine is nothing new, is seems to have grown again in popularity, with one in 10 teens partaking nationwide.
The entire project is summarized in condensed Executive Summary format.
Do your students know what to expect from “dating” partners? Have you discussed with them the characteristics of healthy dating relationships? While it is easy to make light of adolescent boyfriend/girlfriend relationships, it may be a risky notion; as statistics show that one in three teens experience an abusive dating relationship prior to high school graduation.