* Resources and Support for Students



Updated June 12, 2020


Dear MMS Students,



We want to make sure that you have helpful resources for coping with any stress over the summer and during this health crisis, so please keep checking our counseling pages for updated information.


We miss you!  We hope that you are all staying healthy!




Mrs. Becker (Last Names A-D)


Mrs. Blankenbeckler (Last Names E-L)


Ms. Ortega (Last Names M-Sc)


Mrs. McDearmon (Last Names Sd-Z)


Information on COVID-19:




click here to make a COVID-19 Time Capsule - document your experience

click here to watch a Brain Pop on COVID-19





Emotional Health Support:


CA Student Mental Health Week


Mental illness can happen to anyone.  It doesn't matter what you look like, what you wear, or where you come from.  People struggling with mental health concerns sometimes don't reach out for help because they are worried about what others will think.  How can YOU help break the stigma of mental illness?  Start by watching this video about mental health stigma awareness and share it with a friend.

stop judging start healing



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NEW!  Marshall's Virtual Wellness Center







Contact your Marshall Counselor and we can connect via email, phone call, or Zoom meeting. 

Just click on the links at the top of this page.  We are here to support you!










click here for our resource page, Feeling Stressed?, on coping with stress and anxiety in healthy ways. Marshall counselors have compiled a list of recommended apps, videos, and articles that can be helpful at this time. 






Click on the links below to get in contact with a trained counselor and/or resources for support.  Most of the crisis referrals are available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.





Crisis Text Line (CTL)

LGBT National Help Center Peer Support Chat

Know The Signs


Now Matters Now

Suicide Prevention and Support

Teen Line

Teen Link

Trevor Project



Academic Support:

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Audible, Amazon, Babbel, PBS Kids Video App, and YouTube's Learn@Home are all offering free content to students during school closure.  Click here to find out more.
Watch this video to give you some tips on Video Conferencing Etiquette.


If you'd like a Weekly Schedule to print and write down your weekly work at a glance then use this link - Weekly Schedule At-a-Glance


Download this Electronic Weekly Schedule to your Google Docs to keep track of your Zoom/Google Meet meetings, teacher office hours, hyperlinks, as well as times for breaks and exercises.

MMS Distance Learning Hacks for Success - tips and tricks for learning at home

click here for an article on Tips for Teens on Better Homework and Study Habits

click here to read Homework and Study Habits: Tips for Kids & Teenagers

click here to read How to Get Good Grades in 10 Easy Steps by Linda O'Brien

click here to watch a YouTube video on How to Organize Your New e-learning Life - a Time Management Tutorial for Middle School Student

click here for a quick summary on Time Management for Schoolwork