Deering High School recently became the first high school in the country to provide athletic hijabs to its student athletes. The students and educators that made this possible were profiled in a short video produced by A Plus, and is available to watch below.
The Forecaster, a southern Maine based newspaper, recently published a three-part series on mental health needs in the region’s schools. In case you missed it, catch up here: 1) http://www.theforecaster.net/under-pressure-mental-health-needs-challenge-southern-maine-schools/ 2) http://www.theforecaster.net/under-pressure-mental-emotional-support-for-portland-students-largely-crisis-driven/ 3) http://www.theforecaster.net/under-pressure-portland-school-resource-officers-provide-more-than-security/
October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and this year Riverton and Lyseth elementary schools stood as bright examples against bullying on Unity Day, Wednesday, Oct. 25. This is Lyseth’s third consecutive year participating in Unity Day, where schools, communities and businesses display orange to show support against bullying. Riverton also planned a schoolwide event around… Read More