Suicide is now the second leading cause of death among youth and young adults ages 12-24, second only to accidental death; and for every suicide, there are 100-200 suicide attempts. This is a vital topic we must be discussing, and revisiting regularly, with our youth.
FY19 Spring Alternate Assessment (A) Collection, v2
Beginning July 1, 2019, all classroom teachers providing instruction in a core subject area must be properly certified or licensed. The Office of Educator Licensure has prepared guidance to help teachers and schools meet this requirement. Please click here for additional information and to access the guidance documents.
FY19 Fall Early Learning Assessment (A) Collection, v3
A game is trending throughout social media and is said to be impacting lives in multiple countries around the world – it is called the Momo Challenge. Just like the Blue Whale Challenge, there is a game administrator that lures a victim into participating in challenges that include self-harm, with the endgame being suicide.