Advocates Suggest Schools Give Students Free Pads, Tampons. Here’s Why
[Source: Education Week]
A growing number of schools are offering free menstrual products, hoping to meet the needs of low-income students who don’t have ready access to tampons and sanitary pads.
And, as state and federal education laws put a growing emphasis on school attendance, more schools may consider providing such products in an effort to address every obstacle that may keep students out of the classroom.
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