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

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State law addresses violence prevention.

Wyoming Statutes 21-9-104. Child sexual abuse prevention instruction.

(a) A school district may include child sexual abuse prevention instruction in a health and safety program required under W.S. 21-9-101(b)(i)(G). A school district may provide instruction under this subsection in any appropriate manner, which may include age appropriate, evidence based instruction on:

  • (i) Recognizing sexual abuse and assault;
  • (ii) Personal boundary violations;
  • (iii) Ways in which a sexual offender may groom or desensitize a victim;
  • (iv) Strategies relating to:
    • (A) Disclosure of child sexual abuse;
    • (B) Reducing self blame;
    • (C) Mobilizing bystanders to respond to child sexual abuse.
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