MASSENA - The Northern Zone for Counselors and Development, in collaboration with Massena Central High School. co-sponsored a program training on March 15 Staff Development Day.
Massena Central High School brought a coordinator from the Boomerang Project from California to the north country and provided student Link Leaders to facilitate the events of an interactive morning. This increased learning of the program and collaboration with districts interested in starting a program at their own school.
The Boomerang Project hosts an internationally recognized high school and middle school transition program; Link Crew and WEB. Built on the premise that students can help students succeed and train educators to facilitate peer mentorship at their schools using leadership and group development methodologies. With these programs, educators are able to bring out the very best in their students as well as receive an excellent professional development experience. Link Crew reaches out to over 3,000 schools and 9,000 educators who are all united in a single purpose: to make schools great, safe and connected places for kids to learn.