Heather Palmer was a presenter at U.N. ceremony for the Jane Addams Children's Book Award, named for the first American woman to received the Nobel Peace Prize.
Students develop a stronger sense of identity during the middle school years. At South View and Valley View middle schools, staff is extending that identity development to the schools themselves as part of their bullying prevention efforts.
It was a two-wheel traffic jam at Concord Elementary as they marked their third year of celebrating National Walk/Bike to School Day on Oct. 8. Wildcat Wellness, a committee of the Concord PTO, promoted the day to students and staff as a way to start the day with exercise.