Dear Minister Jennex: I have a daughter who will be entering Grade 11 this September and I have an older daughter who graduated last year from High School. We live in the Annapolis Valley and I chose to bring my children up in this area because I grew up and went to Cole Harbour High… Continue reading Letter to the Minister of Education From A Concerned Parent – RX Drug Abuse Education
It has been over one year since the prescription drug abuse epidemic in the Annapolis Valley hit the media. Since then I have been contacted from parents all over Nova Scotia who have lost their children to accidental prescription drug overdoses. Most common Dilaudid or Methadone. I have voiced my concerns to the Minister of… Continue reading Nova Scotia Dept. of Education Says “Only a very small percentage of high school students abuse prescription drugs”.
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—– Original Message —– From: Education Minister Sent: 01/19/12 08:50 AM To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Drug Education in Schools Dear Ms. Graves: Thank you for bringing this film to my attention. Overtaken is a powerful documentary. I have asked English Program Services staff to initiate a review to determine if Overtaken is an appropriate curriculum resource.… Continue reading N.S. Minister Of Education Looks At Drug Awareness Documentary For Local Schools