Student & Family Resources

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Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus

Children and youth may feel nervous or unaware of the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact. These suggestions can help parents know how to talk to their child about the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Utah Strong: Free Help for COVID-19 Related Stress

The Utah Strong Recovery Project is providing resources to support parent and teachers during the COVID-19 pandemic, including counseling, mental health education, and crisis counseling.

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Video Award

Student and Family Resources has received an award for their School-wide procedures video. Check out this and other LCMT videos on the Tiered Supports/LCMT page.

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As the country and the world respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19), we are all feeling a range of emotions. At CASEL, we understand how important it is to attend to the social and emotional needs that arise during times like these.

Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus): A Parent Resource

A new type of coronavirus, abbreviated COVID-19, is causing an outbreak of respiratory (lung) disease. It was first detected in China and has now been detected internationally. While the immediate health risk in the United States is low, it is important to plan for any possible outbreaks if the risk level increases in the future.

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The purpose of the Student & Family Resources Department is to promote the mission
of learning first for all.

We accomplish our purpose by ensuring that District Case Management, Safe Schools Clinical Team, K-12 Prevention, Tiered Supports, Social Emotional Learning, and Comprehensive Guidance are supported.  As a department, we will continue to build a strong team of professionals that collaborate and communicate effectively among programs, departments, schools, agencies, and parents in delivering services to individual students.