Recent MassKids Mentions in the News Media:

The Advocate: (Sept. 11th, 2019), "‘I Was Told What He Did To Me Was Legal’: Woman testifies about teen relationship with Granby teacher to change state consent laws" https://valleyadvocate.com/2019/09/11/i-was-told-what-he-did-to-me-was-legal/ 

Editorial, Newburyport News: (August 20th, 2019), "EDITORIAL: Tighten laws on abusive school employees" https://www.newburyportnews.com/editorials/editorial-tighten-laws-on-abusive-school-employees/article_633f9162-f33c-5bba-9383-3c044b37b778.html

Salem News:(August 15th, 2019), "'We have to get smart about this' Training aims to help educators deal with, prevent sexual abuse" https://www.salemnews.com/news/local_news/we-have-to-get-smart-about-this/article_03f31b8f-1364-57fd-a501-b032af5bf1c7.html

The Eagle-Tribune (June 19, 2018), "Advocates Seek Stricter Rules on Reporting Abuse"
http://www.eagletribune.com/news/merrimack_valley/advocates-seek-stricter-rules-on-reporting-abuse/article_232f9ec1-9c35-55aa-8790-c1af282ff8b2.html

The Dailey Item (February 14, 2018), " Strict Reporting Laws Spike Child Abuse Cases in Massachusetts"  http://www.dailyitem.com/news/strict-reporting-laws-spike-child-abuse-cases-in-massachusetts/article_03e742d4-1121-11e8-976e-cbf83a3952f2.html

Bangor Daily News (January 1, 2018), "Former American Idol Judge partners with Maine doctor, cop to fight child sex abuse" https://bangordailynews.com/2017/12/20/domestic-and-sexual-violence/former-american-idol-judge-partners-with-maine-doctor-cop-to-fight-child-sex-abuse/

This American Dream (November 30, 2017), "This American Dream with Jim Carrigan, Joan Lovely, Jetta Bernier, and Birgitta Damon" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=de01ssG7tGo&t=1s

Carney Sandoe & Associates (September 29th, 2017), "Q&A with Jetta Bernier" https://www.carneysandoe.com/blog-post/qa-jetta-bernier

Boston Globe Editorials (July 17, 2017), "Update Mass. laws to break child sexual abuse cycle"
https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/editorials/2017/07/16/update-mass-laws-break-child-sexual-abuse-cycle/hmF9iM8FHXJRArIuWgwUHO/story.html

NECN (June 12, 2017), "Passing the Trash: Teacher Sexual Misconduct"
https://www.necn.com/news/new-england/Protecting-Predatory-Teachers-Teacher-Sexual-Misconduct-427490073.html