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Why hasn’t Mass. sex ed changed in 20 years?

We are risking a lot by living in the past

IF YOUR CHILD or grandchild was being taught math or science with a 1999 curriculum, would you stand for it?  Read the full article in CommonWealth, written by John Gatto, Senior Vice President of Community Health at JRI and Corey Prachniak-Rincón, Program Director at JRI and Director of the Massachusetts Commission for LGBTQ Youth.

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Rachel has been a part of the JRI team since January, 2000. For over 20 years, Rachel has been working in the field of human services assisting families with accessing and navigating services. Rachel received her Bachelors degree in psychology and Masters Degree in Public Administration from Bridgewater State University. She was promoted in July 2005 to Family Networks Program Director where she closely worked with the Department of Children Families for 10 years ensuring that children and families received the highest quality of individualized services ranging from community based through residential care. Rachel is very dedicated to helping the individuals she works with and is committed to improving the lives of children and families. Rachel’s passion for creative service programming inspires her in her role as JRI Service Navigator.