Posts By Kelley Edwards
Clintonite Jane Scully Welch is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to creating change in our community! She is full of energy, ideas, commitment and heart. A Morgan graduate who made a life here in Clinton, Jane is undeniably an incredible Partner in Community.
One of the internal assets that is essential to the development of a healthy child is resistance skills. Most people would define this as the ability to “just say no!” and to resist peer pressure from other teens, but resistance skill development begins at a much earlier age.
Approximately 40 adults from the communities of Clinton, Madison, Haddam-Killingworth and Guilford left the Morgan School on January 17 with their eyes opened wide to the newest trends in teen substance use.
Catherine Barden, MADE’s (Madison’s substance abuse prevention coalition) coordinator, presented information on synthetic drugs, synthetic marijuana, alcohol packaging that is designed to attract youth, and prescription drug use.
Shelby Church spends nearly as much time at Morgan as does Keri Hagness, the principal! Shelby’s commitment to making her school and town great places to be is unmistakable. Shelby leads with a quiet but powerful manner that has shaped REACT, Partners in Community, and the Morgan School!