Most of you probably know a student or even students who have struggled with mental health. Supporting students’ mental health has always been a challenging and important issue for schools — and today more than ever, the mental health needs of students are complex and significant as we navigate this global pandemic.
Reporter Rupen Fofaria of EducationNC; Dr. Jeff James, Superintendent of Iredell-Statesville Schools; and Mr. Jermaine White, Assistant Superintendent of Student Support Services at Harnett County Schools are with us today to talk about the innovative ways some North Carolina districts are increasing mental health supports in their schools.
- Rupen Fofaria, Reporter, EducationNC
- Jermaine White, Assistant Superintendent, Student Support Services, Harnett County Schools
- Dr. Jeff James, Superintendent, Iredell-Statesville Schools