Principals dating staff


22-Sep-2017 07:20

Maria De Leon, a senior at Crispus Attucks High School in Indianapolis, teaches her classmates about dating violence.A member of the Domestic Violence Network’s middle- and high-school Youth Network, De Leon plans activities to inform students about unsafe or unhealthy relationships.In its pursuit of excellence in preparing a child for life and a chosen vocation, the Lincoln Parish School Board believes that every child has the inherent right to the best education that can be provided and is dedicated to establishing and following sound objectives that provide for a quality instructional program.Our mission is to ensure higher academic achievement for all students and prepare them to be effective citizens.

Stawick said she’s never received a request from a principal to provide training to their students or faculty—a reality she interprets as a hindrance to real progress on the issue.“My goal in schools and with young people is to change the culture that leads to violence,” Stawick said.

Yet federal data indicate that many public schools, particularly high-poverty campuses, lack counselors.