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24.07.2020

Can Masks Save Us From More Lockdowns? Here's What The Science Says

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/07/23/894425483/can-masks-save-us-from-more-lockdowns-heres-what-the-science-says

Thoughts Of Suicide, Other Mental Health Struggles Still High For LGBTQ Youth

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/07/24/893869207/thoughts-of-suicide-other-mental-health-struggles-still-high-for-lgbtq-youth

Why Shame Is A Bad Public Health Tool — Especially In A Pandemic

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/23/894556787/why-shame-is-a-bad-public-health-tool-especially-in-a-pandemic

When It Comes to Homemade Masks, the Number of Layers Matters, Study Says

https://time.com/5870840/mask-study-covid-19/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=the-brief&utm_content=20200726&et_rid=21600831

23.07.2020

Gottman: State of The Union, Understanding First

https://www.gottman.com/blog/understanding-first-part-state-union-meeting/?utm_source=linkedin&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=blog

'It feels like it's over': Psychology prof explains rise in COVID-19 among young people

https://www.ctvnews.ca/health/coronavirus/it-feels-like-it-s-over-psychology-prof-explains-rise-in-covid-19-among-young-people-1.5035308

Sask. parents worried about provincial back-to-school plan as September quickly approaches

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/covid-19-back-to-school-saskatchewan-1.5657749

Back to School Guide: Welcome to the New Normal 

https://flipboard.com/@readersdigest/back-to-school-guide-welcome-to-the-new-normal-iets8tjidk64lr98

Families Of Children With Special Needs Are Suing In Several States. Here's Why.

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/23/893450709/families-of-children-with-special-needs-are-suing-in-several-states-heres-why

Upcycle Bags Into a Plarn Jump Rope | Crafts for Kids | PBS KIDS for Parents

https://www.pbs.org/parents/crafts-and-experiments/upcycle-bags-into-a-plarn-jump-rope

4 Entertaining Activities With Everyday Items… Re-Created by Kids - Fatherly

https://www.fatherly.com/play/4-entertaining-activities-with-everyday-items-re-created-by-kids/

The Coronavirus Seems to Spare Most Kids From Illness, but Its Effect on Their Mental Health Is Deepening

https://time.com/5870478/children-mental-health-coronavirus/

How To Know If Kids Have COVID-19 When They Can't Explain Their Symptoms

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/kids-covid-19-cant-explain-symptoms_l_5f189274c5b6f2f6c9f0c3ff

Study by WHO Shows that Wearing Face Masks Reduces the Chance of Getting Coronavirus by 80%

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/human-interest/study-by-who-shows-that-wearing-face-masks-reduces-the-chance-of-getting-coronavirus-by-80/

22.07.2020

WHO & Gru

https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=29098376555014321.07.2020 

Here's What Science Says About How Safe it Really is to Reopen Schools in the Pandemic

https://www.parents.com/kids/education/back-to-school/heres-what-science-says-about-reopening-schools/

Why Are People Wearing Masks? Answering Your Child's Questions | Parenting Tips & Advice | PBS KIDS for Parents

https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/why-are-people-wearing-masks-answering-your-childs-questions?fbclid=IwAR1nyrTXp1sX9UG_q_5_SnA4qPd9mF_1IkOwllJpdyAa-x2br6AkdUYZ9HA

22.07.2020

When Can Kids Go Back To School? Leaders Say 'As Soon As It's Safe'

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/21/893221346/when-can-kids-go-back-to-school-leaders-say-as-soon-as-it-s-safe

Kids may spread COVID-19 more than previously assumed https://flipboard.com/@popularscience/kids-may-spread-covid-19-more-than-previously-assumed-876no2b6tcn3vsag

Study Says Kids Age 10 and Up Spread COVID At Least as Much as Adults - Fatherly

https://www.fatherly.com/health-science/study-says-kids-age-10-and-up-spread-covid-at-least-as-much-as-adults/

Kids Get Coronavirus, But Do They Spread It? We'll Find Out When Schools Reopen

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/07/20/892354171/kids-get-coronavirus-but-do-they-spread-it-well-find-out-when-schools-reopen

Are Face Shields As Safe As Masks? An Expert Explains

https://www.romper.com/p/are-face-shields-as-safe-as-masks-expert-explains-29500151

Parent's tip for getting autistic son to wear face mask goes viral

https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/parenting/autism-face-mask-exemption-card-18634221

When It Comes To Screens, Kids Need A Guide — Not A Disciplinarian

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/20/893020810/when-it-comes-to-screens-kids-need-a-guide-not-a-disciplinarian

LEGO Wants to Help Parents Talk About Online Safety

https://redtri.com/lego-online-safety-digital-citizenship/

Gottman: The Anger Iceberg

https://amp-mindbodygreen-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/amp.mindbodygreen.com/articles/the-anger-iceberg-and-how-to-work-with-it-effectively

The Link Between Deforestation and Disease

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/17/892404302/the-link-between-deforestation-and-disease

How close to a vaccine?

https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/coronavirusvaccinetracker/

20.07.2020

You need to ‘mask train’ your kids before schools reopen, N.J. districts say. Here’s how to do it.

https://www.nj.com/coronavirus/2020/07/you-need-to-mask-train-your-kids-before-schools-reopen-nj-districts-say-heres-how-to-do-it.html

10 Things Teachers *Need* From Parents This Year, Whether You're Virtual Or In-Person

https://www.romper.com/p/what-teachers-need-from-parents-this-year-whether-your-kids-are-face-to-face-virtual-29204040

Survey of Canadian teachers finds plenty of concerns about September | The Telegram

https://www.thetelegram.com/news/local/survey-of-canadian-teachers-finds-plenty-of-concerns-about-september-475094/

15 Amazing Middle Grade Books to Read for Empathy

https://bookriot.com/middle-grade-books-to-read-for-empathy/

Kids are spending more hours on screens than ever. Should parents worry?

https://www.fastcompany.com/90529312/kids-are-spending-more-hours-on-screens-than-ever-should-parents-worry

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