RSU 29 schools are not kidding around when it comes to implementing the state’s new bullying policy. Superintendent Mike Hammer says the new document has all schools in the district focusing on areas that haven’t specifically been targeted before. Mike Hammer, RSU 29 Superintendent says, “Gender identity, socioeconomic status, a lot of those things that […]
Peer pressure and bullying happen all over the country. Even here in Aroostook County. A well known anti-bullying activist was in Presque Isle to talk to students and the public about her experience being bullied and what can be done to prevent it. Dick Palm caught up with her just before her presentation to a […]
A community-wide effort has been launched to raise bullying awareness. Caribou middle schoolers, the Caribou Public Library and the Aroostook Substance Abuse Prevention are teaming up to bring the community together through a shared reading experience. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari has more on One Book, One Community.