SB906: Family life education; SOL objectives related to dating violence, etc., to be taught in school.


SENATE BILL NO. 906
AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE
(Proposed by the Senate Committee on Education and Health
on February 3, 2011)
(Patron Prior to Substitute--Senator Deeds)
A BILL to require awareness of teen dating violence to be taught as prescribed by the Board of Education's family life education guidelines.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1.  § 1. That any family life education curriculum offered by a local school division shall require the Standards of Learning objectives related to dating violence and the characteristics of abusive relationships to be taught at least once in middle school and at least twice in high school, as described in the Board of Education's family life education guidelines.

SENATE BILL NO. 906
Offered January 12, 2011
Prefiled January 10, 2011
A BILL to require awareness of teen dating violence to be taught once in middle school and twice in high school.
Patron-- Deeds

Referred to Committee on Education and Health

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1.  § 1. That the Board of Education require the Standards of Learning objectives related to dating violence and the characteristics of abusive relationships to be taught at least once during middle school and at least twice during high school.