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Positive Links for Children, Teens and Families during the Coronavirus (#22)

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Top 3 of the Week

1. Georgia Teachers' Back-To-School Rap About Virtual Learning Goes Viral

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/08/19/903980599/georgia-high-school-teachers-back-to-school-rap-about-virtual-learning-goes-vira

This teacher uses rap to encourage students to return to school ready to give their best.

2. Balancing Content and SEL as School Begins

https://www.middleweb.com/43658/balancing-content-and-sel-as-school-begins/

Social Emotional Learning (SEL) is going to be critical as students return to a confusing and anxiety-producing environment. There are also great questions here if you are a leader and your team is returning to work.

3. These 7 Life-Changing Words Are the Key Advice You Need to Hear (and Share) Right Now 

https://www.inc.com/bill-murphy-jr/these-7-life-changing-words-are-key-advice-you-need-to-hear-and-share-right-now.html

Very simple overview, but a very important question.

 

30.08.2020

Balancing Content and SEL as School Begins

https://www.middleweb.com/43658/balancing-content-and-sel-as-school-begins/

These 7 Life-Changing Words Are the Key Advice You Need to Hear (and Share) Right Now 

https://www.inc.com/bill-murphy-jr/these-7-life-changing-words-are-key-advice-you-need-to-hear-and-share-right-now.html 

'I'm sad all day': How tweens see life under quarantine, without friends or school

https://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/arizona-data/2020/08/30/coronavirus-preteens-look-ways-cope-covid-19-quarantine/3415632001/

29.08.2020

Opinion: How to help your child cope with the transition back to school during COVID-19

https://vancouversun.com/opinion/op-ed/opinion-how-to-help-your-child-cope-with-the-transition-back-to-school-during-covid-19

8 questions to ask about online learning platforms for kids

https://mashable.com/article/online-learning-platforms-kids-games-guide/

Listen Again: Pure Joy

https://www.npr.org/2020/08/27/906654343/listen-again-pure-joy

The 25 Best Animated Movies on Netflix for All Ages (Including Grown-Ups)

https://www.purewow.com/entertainment/best-animated-movies-on-netflix

Can I use a mouth shield instead of a mask? Your COVID-19 questions answered

https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/mouth-shield-covid19-questions-1.5702530

Dealing with 'slightly' sick kids is complicated in a pandemic | CBC News

https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/sick-kids-covid-school-1.5703362?cmp=rss

28.08.2020

Your coronavirus risk comes down to these 6 C's, according to the CDC's infectious-disease leader

https://www.businessinsider.com/reduce-coronavirus-risk-6-cs-cdc-2020-8

COVID-19: The effect of lockdown on teenagers’ mental health isn't all bad

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/08/school-closures-positive-effects-teenagers-mental-health/

7 back to school sleep tips for kids from Stacey Solomon's parenting coach

https://www.hellomagazine.com/healthandbeauty/mother-and-baby/2020082896181/back-to-school-sleep-tips-kids-stacey-solomon-parenting-coach/

PBS KIDS Goes Back to School with Free Resources for Parents and Teachers and First-Ever DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD Movie

https://www.pbs.org/about/about-pbs/blogs/news/pbs-kids-goes-back-to-school-with-free-resources-for-parents-and-teachers-and-first-ever-daniel-tigers-neighborhood-movie/

7 Ways To Support Your Kid's Teachers In This Unprecedented School Year

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/7-ways-to-support-your-kids-teachers-in-this-unprecedented-school-year_l_5f4803bdc5b64f17e13a996d

Province's 'Safe Schools' plan details steps after positive COVID-19 test

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/covid-19-back-to-school-saskatchewan-1.5703150

Pandemic has brought Canadians together, pushed Americans apart, poll suggests

https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/covid19-pandemic-pew-countries-1.5702522

Coronavirus: Canada’s migrant farm workers face fatal COVID-19 outbreaks, alleged mistreatment

https://globalnews.ca/news/7301324/coronavirus-canadas-migrant-farm-workers-alleged-mistreatment/

Health care workers prepare for possible ‘twindemic’ this fall — a double whammy of COVID-19 and flu

https://nationalpost.com/health/health-care-workers-prepare-for-possible-twindemic-this-fall-a-double-whammy-of-covid-19-and-flu

The 12 Cognitive Biases That Prevent You From Being Rational

https://www.gizmodo.com.au/2020/08/the-12-cognitive-biases-that-prevent-you-from-being-rational/

27.08.2020

A third of world's children missed remote learning amid pandemic, UNICEF says | CBC News

https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/coronavirus-covid19-world-aug-27-1.5701711

Scientists found coronavirus in a long-vacant apartment. A possible spreader? ‘Fecal aerosol plumes’

https://fortune.com/2020/08/26/coronavirus-covid-toilet-fecal-aerosol-plume-vacant-apartment-spread/

Rite Aid CEO warns that 'flu and Covid is not going to be a pretty picture' this fall

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/27/rite-aid-ceo-heyward-donigan-on-risks-of-coronavirus-flu-this-fall.html

24.08.2020

31 Teachers Who Are Making Their Socially Distanced Classrooms Look Fun And Inviting

https://www.boredpanda.com/teachers-creative-socially-distanced-classroom-ideas/

Teacher, Interrupted: Leaning into Social-Emotional Learning Amid the COVID-19 Crisis

https://www.edsurge.com/amp/news/2020-03-18-teacher-interrupted-leaning-into-social-emotional-learning-amid-the-covid-19-crisis 

Yes, you can get your kids to wear masks. Here's how.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/family/2020/08/yes-you-can-get-kids-to-wear-masks-coronavirus/

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