A new commitment? Darien superintendent, board discuss revamping school’s substance abuse policy

Dr. Dan Brenner, superintendent of Darien schools, says the current substance use commitment policy for students in extra-curricular activities is inconsistent and ineffective. “This is a community problem, not a superintendent problem,” said Brenner, highlighting just how important it is to take this discussion and involve parents, coaches, administrators, teachers, police, and other community members to come up with the best solution.

A new commitment? Darien superintendent, board discuss revamping school's substance abuse policy

Dr. Dan Brenner, superintendent of Darien schools, says the current substance use commitment policy for students in extra-curricular activities is inconsistent and ineffective. “This is a community problem, not a superintendent problem,” said Brenner, highlighting just how important it is to take this discussion and involve parents, coaches, administrators, teachers, police, and other community members to come up with the best solution.