State law addresses violence prevention
South Carolina Code of Laws 59-32-20. Selection or adoption of instruction units by state board required.
(B) In addition to the provisions of subsection (A), before September 1, 2015, the board, through the department, shall select or develop instructional units in sexual abuse and assault awareness and prevention, with separate units appropriate for each age level from four-year-old kindergarten through twelfth grade.
South Carolina Standard for Health and Safety Education
Standard identify performance indicators that address coping with and recognizing violence