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Source: Facebook

Teacher's Trick To Make Girls Getting Their Periods In School Comfortable Goes Viral

By Jaime Lutz

A middle school teacher figured out an awesome way to help her students deal with getting an unexpected visit from the menstruation fairy, and wrote a post about her method on Facebook that went viral for its inspirationally easy trick.

Upper elementary and higher teachers (if you are a person uncomfortable with the idea of folks menstruating, you should...

Posted by Kristin Heavner on Monday, September 11, 2017

"I have been doing this for a little bit now," the post says. "I use my old ipsy make up bags and make "menstruation care packs" for my students who start their periods unexpectedly. In middle school this happens A LOT. I put a few pads in the bag and a couple tampons and panty liners, and I also add a few prewrapped disposable wipes. The students know that they can come ask, and they get a really pretty bag with their needed supplies inside. It's discreet and more fun that being handed a giant pad. I make sure to tell them to take as much as they may need for the whole day. I make a point to ask if they need more to take home."