Being Disaster Ready: Recommendations for Schools:
This fact sheet contains recommendations for schools to help them prepare for traumatic events so that they can respond effectively if an actual event occurs. Educational programs for staff, resiliency programs for students, community communication plans, and disaster drills are discussed.
Responding to a Crisis: Tips for Schools :
This fact sheet contains actions a school should take from the critical first moments after a traumatic event occurs, through longer term, recovery-oriented actions. It also includes practical tips for dealing with the media during a crisis.
Helping Children Heal After a Traumatic Event: Suggestions for the Classroom:
This resource walks teachers through the preparations they should make be ready for a future traumatic event. It also provides a checklist of recommended actions for taking care of a child's mental health after an event has occurred.
Disaster Self Care Action Plan for School Teachers:
Teachers will learn the preparations they should make in the case of a future traumatic event. This resource also provides a checklist of recommended actions for taking care of a child's mental health after an event has occurred.