Resources for Response to COVID-19

Schools play a critical role in helping to prevent and slow the spread of infectious diseases within communities and in ensuring that students and staff are able to function within safe, healthy environments.

Below we have compiled some of the latest resources and guidelines from various government and nongovernmental organizations to help school leaders, educators, staff, parents and caregivers to respond appropriately to COVID–19 (novel coronavirus) and support students’ needs.

For Schools and School Leaders

School Nutrition Programs

Food Research & Action Center

General Resources

Child Mind Institute

Centers for Disease Control

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network


Child Mind Institute

National Association of School Psychologists/National Association of School Nurses

Centers for Disease Control

Children’s Physical Health and Other Activity Ideas

Action for Healthy Kids


Children’s Learning

Education Development Center

Cleaning and Disinfection

Centers for Disease Control

For School Nurses