FAQs for Schools

Learn the answers to frequently asked questions for schools explaining what kind of activity restrictions parents and schools should be aware of after a concussion and how soon a child should go back to school after a concussion.

  • After a concussion is diagnosed, when should my child return to school?
  • Can my child go out with their friends? Can they have sleepovers?
  • Can my child watch television, play video games, text, etc.?
  • How do I explain my child's injury to their school?
  • My doctor told my child to rest. What exactly does "rest" mean?
  • What kind of help might my child need in school?