Texas - HE K-12 curriculum—violence prevention (ES): Curricula

Area: 
Curricula
Policy Type: 
Regulation
Summary: 

State law addresses violence prevention.

Texas Administrative Code Title 19 RULE §115.5 Health Education, Grade 3

(2) Health behaviors. The student recognizes and performs behaviors that reduce health risks throughout the life span. The student is expected to:

  • (C) identify reasons for avoiding violence, gangs, weapons and drugs

Texas Administrative Code Title 19 RULE §115.6 Health Education, Grade 4

(4) Health behaviors. The student understands and engages in behaviors that reduce health risks throughout the life span. The student is expected to:

  • (F) identify strategies for avoiding deliberate and accidental injuries such as gang violence and accidents at school and home; and
  • (G) identify types of abuse such as physical, emotional, and sexual and know ways to seek help from a parent and/or trusted adult.
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