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STCPS Family Resources During COVID-19

During this challenging time of COVID-19, we would like to offer a variety of resources and articles to help our families. We understand that nothing will replace the connection of face-to-face interactions, though we hope to provide support to get us through this difficult time. We will continue to add to this list, so please check back often. For a list of learning resources to use with your children, please click here.

Please know your family’s wellness is important to us. Our support staff is available should your child need it. For any families that need assistance with food and/or internet, please click here for resources.

REMOTE LEARNING FROM HOME TECHNOLOGY TIPS

Our Technology Specialist, Mrs. Hurwitch has developed a technology resource page with helpful guidance for connecting from home. She will keep this site updated as as new resources and information becomes available. so please check back often. Visit Mrs. Hurwitch’s page here. 

ARTICLES & RESOURCES FOR PARENTS

Child Mind (includes anxiety coping strategies):Coping During COVID-19: Resources for Parents
Boston Parents Paper: How to Talk to Your Kids About the Coronavirus
Ariadne Labs: Social Distancing: This is Not a Snow Day
Childmind Institute Article: Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus
Childmind Institute Video: How to Talk to Kids About the Coronavirus
NPR Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus
New York Times: Talking to Teens & Tweens About Coronavirus
Psychology Today: How to Talk to Your Anxious Child About the Coronavirus
BrainPop Video for Young Children on Coronavirus
New York Times Parenting: How to Talk to Kids About Coronavirus
National Association of School Psychologists: Parent Resource
Morningside Center: Guidelines for Talking with Students about the Coronavirus
Teaching Tolerance: Speaking Up Against Racism Around the New Coronavirus
Meditation App: Stop, Breathe & Think Kids
Mindfulness App: Headspace

Helpful COVID-19 Links

Convenient access to reliable information resources regarding the coronavirus.