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Mattahunt Elementary School Combating Trauma In Kids

WBZ News visited the school to see how a generous grant from EdVestors is helping the school implement an initiative for teachers to treat students impacted by trauma in their lives. 

Mattahunt Elementary School Combating Trauma In Kids

Federal Government Failing To Protect Children, Report Says

The federal government’s failure to enforce the nation’s child protection laws is a “national disgrace” that leaves abused children vulnerable to future harm, according to a three-year study by two child advocacy groups.

The 110-page report released Tuesday identified some of the same failures reported in December by The Associated Press after an eight-month investigation into hundreds of children who died of abuse or neglect in plain view of child protection authorities.
 

Federal Government Failing To Protect Children, Report Says