Positive Links for Children, Teens and Families during the Coronavirus (#17)

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

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

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


Gottman: State of The Union, Understanding First

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

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

Back to School Guide: Welcome to the New Normal

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

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

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

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

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

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


WHO & Gru 

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

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


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

Kids may spread COVID-19 more than previously assumed

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

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

Are Face Shields As Safe As Masks? An Expert Explains

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

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

LEGO Wants to Help Parents Talk About Online Safety

Gottman: The Anger Iceberg

The Link Between Deforestation and Disease

How close to a vaccine?


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

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

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

15 Amazing Middle Grade Books to Read for Empathy

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


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