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Programs That Fight Teenage Pregnancy Are at Risk of Being Cut

August 10, 2017

The New York Times spent several weeks working with national experts and local partners in South Carolina to understand more about how the loss of funds would impact work across the state and country. According to the article, "local project leaders consider the programs beneficial in South Carolina, where births by teenagers dropped to 3,740 in 2016 from 6,954 in 2010."
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New Health and Safety Education Standards for South Carolina

August 9, 2017

The South Carolina Board of Education voted to make South Carolina Academic Standards for Health and Safety Education comprehensive and evidence-based.
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