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COVID-19 Resources 

This page contains PEAR resources and strategies for families, students, and educators as we work together to support our community through the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. The PEAR Team is dedicated to continuing to support you and your work as we all adapt to the new virtual way of life necessary to keep our community safe and resilient. We will continue to develop resources and will update this page throughout the weeks ahead.

 

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PEAR RESOURCES AND STRATEGIES

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INTRO TO OUR FUTURE

Click here to access the Psychology Today article from Dr. Gil Noam

TEEN TIPS: ENGLISH

Click here to access tips for teens on how to stay connected during social distancing (in English)

YOUTH STRATEGIES

Click here to access our Clover Strategies for working with youth

STEM PLANNING TOOL

Click here to access the Dimensions of Success Program Planning Tool.

TEEN TIPS: SPANISH

Click here to access tips for teens on how to stay connected during social distancing (in Spanish)

ADULT STRATEGIES

Click here to access our Clover strategies for you.

FLEXIBILITY IN CRISIS

Click here to access the Psychology Today article from Dr. Gil Noam

This resource page includes Playworks' "Play at Home Playbook," videos of games you can play at home with no equipment, and a link to their daily #PlayatHome recess hosted on Facebook live at 11am and 3pm (CT)

Play at Home

Playworks

This continually updated guide includes resources for families and children. Resources include: Talking with Children, Family Preparedness, and Tools and Ideas for Families

Guide to Mental Health Resources for COVID-19

Massachusetts General Hospital

The Clay Center's COVID-19 resources include: Guidance for Helping Kids of All Ages, Guidance for Kids By Developmental Level, How to Talk to Your Kids about Coronavirus a video by Dr. Gene Beresin.

7 Ways to Support Kids and Teens Through the Coronavirus Pandemic

The Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds