2020 PLANS/PROTOCOLS

Resources & Best Practices

This page is intended as a resource for geneneral information and best practices around coronavirus and COVID-19.

If you have questions that are not addressed here, please email them to dawson@dawsonschool.org; we will respond as promptly as possible.

FAMILY & WELLNESS RESOURCES

* Parents Top Questions About Coronavirus: Children's Hospital Colorado

* Free mindfulness resources:  Calm.com
* Four mindfulness strategies: The Now Effect
* Guide to well-being during coronavirus: Greater Good Magazine

* State of CO - Donate or sign up to volunteer:
 www.HelpColoradoNow.org. 
* From Dawson: Selection of Virtual Community Service Opportunities

* Teen issues: 
New York Times, "Quaranteenagers"
* KidsHealth: Coronavirus (COVID-19): How to Talk to Your Child
* NPR: Concise info in cartoon form, "What Kids Want To Know About Coronavirus"
Child Mind Institute: Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus

* Dawson: Sports/Co-Curricular Resources
* YMCA: Free virtual fitness classes (videos)
* Orange Theory: Free at-home workouts; no equipment required.

* Colorado mental health experts host live parenting Facebook sessions Tuesdays 9:30-10:30am: "Surviving the Coronoavirus at Home." @coloradomentalhealth

Resources Download

  • Virtual Resources
    Download: One-page collection curated by school psychologists of resources on activities for home, addressing coronavirus with children, cyber safety, and adult self-care.

BEST PRACTICES

MASK WEARING:
* Centers for Disease Control: Considerations for Wearing Cloth Face Coverings
* Johns Hopkins Medicine: How to Properly Wear a Face Mask

SOCIAL DISTANCING:

* Boulder County Public Health: Tips/Guidance for Social Distancing

TESTING:
* Boulder County Public Health: Testing Criteria, Process, Sites List

TRAVELING:

* Centers for Disease Control: Considerations for Travelers

GENERAL RESOURCES

Centers for Disease Control (CDC): Coronavirus Website 

Centers for Disease Control: Travel Notices

World Health Organization (WHO): Coronavirus information
 
U.S. State Department: Travel advisories
Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment:
CDPHE | 2019 Novel Coronavirus Website
 
Anyone with general questions about the 2019 novel coronavirus can call CO HELP at 303-389-1687 or 1-877-462-2911.

If you have questions about Dawson's plans, please email 
dawson@dawsonschool.org
 and we will respond as promptly as possible.