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A Three-Pronged Approach to School Safety

A Three-Pronged Approach to School Safety

When schools address student mental health and help students develop skills for coping with emotional challenges, it helps create safe and supportive school climates.

Why You’ll Hate Medicaid Block Grants

Does Congress want us to cut kids, seniors, Texans with disabilities, or pregnant women?

Five Children’s Issues Texas Lawmakers Must Tackle in this Legislative Session

Here are five high-profile issues to keep an eye on in the 2017 legislative session.

For Healthy Babies, Moms Need More Than Google Searches

Many women don't get insurance from their employers, and, with few exceptions, women in Texas can't apply for Medicaid coverage until they're pregnant. So they often miss the opportunity for preconception care, such as diabetes treatment or access to contraception, which would help them plan a healthy pregnancy.