Safety is a crucial component of effective learning and a key concern for all parents. Today’s students are exposed to dangers at home and online. They also face a variety of risks, including bullying, unintentional injuries and violence.
These risks can be mitigated when parents and caregivers:
- Model responsible behavior
- Talk to their students
- Teach students to make wise choices
- Advocate for environmental and policy
changes that will keep kids safer
- ACT Raising Safe Kids Program: (American Psychological Association) Teaches positive parenting skills to parents and caregivers of children from birth to age 8.