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Back to School Tips

on Fri, 08/21/2015 - 13:31

 

8/3/2015

The following health and safety tips are from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Feel free to excerpt these tips or use them in their entirety in any print or broadcast story, with acknowledgment of source.
 
MAKING THE FIRST DAY EASIER 
  • Remind your child that there are probably a lot of students who are uneasy about the first day of school. This may be at any age. Teachers know that students are nervous and will make an extra effort to make sure everyone feels as comfortable as possible. 
  • Point out the positive aspects of starting school.

Back to School Tips

on Fri, 08/21/2015 - 13:31

 

 

Back to School Tips

8/3/2015

 

 

 

Back to School Tips

The following health and safety tips are from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Feel free to excerpt these tips or use them in their entirety in any print or broadcast story, with acknowledgment of source.
 
MAKING THE FIRST DAY EASIER 
  • Remind your child that there are probably a lot of students who are uneasy about the first day of school. This may be at any age. Teachers know that students are nervous and will make an extra effort to make sure everyone feels as comfortable as possible. 
  • Point out the positive aspects of starting

Good News!

on Fri, 07/24/2015 - 15:47

 

Maine Parent Federation  received exciting news today from Senator Collins Office congratulating us on receiving the Parent Training and Information Center Award from the U.S. Department of Education.  This will give us the opportunity to continue providing information and training to parents of children with special needs and the professionals who work with them under our SPIN Project.  We look forward to continuing our support to families in Maine.