MAINE, USA — Editor’s note: You've probably heard the term ‘flattening the curve’ as a way to stem the tide of coronavirus cases. The above video explains what that means. 

It's probably not the way high school seniors thought their time would end, but graduating high school in the midst of a pandemic doesn't make it any less of an achievement. 

That's why the Maine Department of Education recruited famous Mainers including actor Patrick Dempsey, Drew Taggert of The Chainsmokers, and Miss Maine 2019, Carolyn Brady, to say congratulations to Maine's high school Class of 2020.

Watch the video below:

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