View the e Book Broward County Public Schools is commited to keeping students engaged in school and out of the Juvenile Justice System.
Learn what BCPS is doing to eliminate the school to prison pipeline!
Teens may not fully understand the weight of their actions – especially if they have developed an understanding of how relationships operate from portrayals in the media, movies, athletes, and television.
Training is provided on an array of topics including, but not limited, to advocating for victims in contact with an abusive partner or ex-partner, conflict resolution within domestic violence shelter programs, reducing rules in shelter, enhanced services to children and youth exposed to domestic violence, social media engagement, economic empowerment strategies, and effective program management, effective policy advocacy approaches, social and racial justice and more.
Below is a listing of trainings and events in which NRCDV is hosting or participating.
View the e Book BCPS and Community Partners Resign the Collaborative Agreement on School Discipline On October 5, 2016, the School Board of Broward County, Florida, Broward County Public Schools and its community partners signed for the second time, the Collaborative Agreement on School Discipline. Eliminating The Schoolhouse To Jailhouse Pipeline wins Outstanding Partnership of the Year!
Congratulations to Eliminating The Schoolhouse To Jailhouse Pipeline for receiving BCPS’s Community Involvement Award of Outstanding Partner of the Year.
Relationships are more likely to fail – and to become abusive – when the dating partners are young, immature, and spontaneous.
Unfortunately, this has resulted in an unfortunate number of teens who experience teen dating violence in a romantic relationship.
San Diego criminal defense lawyer Vikas Bajaj says “teenagers are not immune from the lifelong consequences that can accompany a criminal record, especially for crimes of domestic violence or sexual abuse.
NRCDV provides training, both in-person and web-based, to meet the needs of state domestic violence coalitions, their member domestic violence programs and other allied organizations seeking to end domestic violence.
PROMISE, while addressing the behavior specific to the youth, is committed to addressing family and community circumstances that serve as both strengths and challenges for the youth’s resiliency.