COVID-19 Info

COVID-19 Info

March 12, 2020
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We’ve gathered a few resources that parents might find helpful.

March 17 update: We’ve created a living document with more At-Home Resources for Students with Exceptional Needs

Dealing with Anxiety, School Closings, and Keeping Kids Busy
From Understood.org: Coronavirus Latest Updates and Tips
This page is regularly updated, and includes topics such as  ‘How to Talk About Coronavirus With Kids’, ‘School Closings and Special Education’, ‘Activities to Keep Kids Busy at Home’.

Talking with your kids about Coronovirus
May be especially helpful for parents of kids with anxiety.
From the National Association of School Psychologists: Talking to Children about COVID-19: A Parent resource
From the Child Mind Institute: Talking to Kids about the Coronavirus

Teaching Kids About Handwashing
From the CDC: Handwashing Instruction Videos
From the CDC: Handwashing Info for Families
From the CDC: Handwashing Posters for Kids, Teens & Adults
Curriculum Ideas for Exploring Handwashing