Part 2

The second teacher module presents practical suggestions about how school staff can initiate the conversation and offer support to the grieving student.

View the video by chapters:

Considerations for talking to and how to act with a grieving child.

Goals of support, understanding of death, and cultural sensitivity.

Guilt and shame, academic support, and preparing students for grief triggers.

Providing support over time and through transitions.

For more information on supporting grieving children, refer to The Grieving Student: A Teacher’s Guide by David Schonfeld and Marcia Quackenbush.