Lapwai addresses mental health by understanding a child’s personal story and culture

The district’s approach to behavioral health includes focusing on teaching positive behavior expectations, partnering with agencies for on-site therapy, training staff on trauma and incorporating Nez Perce culture at every turn.

Open letter to Idaho House of Representatives

This letter to the Idaho House of Representatives was signed by nearly 100 members of Idaho Business for Education, a business group working to strengthen education in Idaho.  

Cassia ‘Connect’ program aims to give every student access to immediate help

A student just has to call a phone number where they can receive immediate crisis counseling, and set up an appointment with a local mental health professional.