Additional Resources

Guides & Policies

Guidelines for Responding to the Death of a Student or School Staff

Guidelines to help school teams respond to the needs of students and staff after a loss has impacted the school community. From the National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement.

Guides & Policies

Guidelines for Responding to a Death by Suicide

Guidelines to help school teams respond to the needs of students and staff after a suicide has impacted the school community. From the National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement.

Guides & Policies

Guidelines for Grief Over the Holidays

Teachers and school staff are uniquely poised to observe grief responses over time and can take steps to anticipate challenges. The support and understanding that educators offer grieving students over the holidays can be especially helpful. From the National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement.

Guides & Policies

Booklet: Supporting Our Students

Developed by the Coalition to Support Grieving Students, this booklet offers advice to educators on how to support grieving students and how classmates can help.