Friends Matter


What is it?

The Bourne Public Schools have partnered with Dr. Zach Rossetti and his initiative called "Friends Matter".  One of his strategies, though, actually involves encouraging more hands-off support. The goal of the Friends Matter initiative is to provide monthly social opportunities for students with and without disabilities.   The link below will give you the opportunity to read about Dr. Rossetti's research and initiative. 


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Included but not Befriended: Dr. Rossetti awarded grant to implement friendship development strategies for students with and without disabilities 


  Zach Rosetti