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Supporting Your Students After the Death of a Family Member or Friend

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K12
2015 Source: NEA Healthy Futures

Children often have difficulty concentrating or learning while they are grieving. They may benefit from the support of a teacher or peer. Helping them through the loss of a loved one can be difficult, but this guide offers helpful information on how to make the transition easier for them and ways to approach the subject in the classroom.

NEA Healthy Futures

NEA Healthy Futures is a nonprofit organization that is affiliated with the National Education Association (NEA) that provides health and wellness solutions, advocacy tools, and funding and resource opportunities for NEA members and the education community at large.