Tips for parents and caregivers during COVID-19 School Closures: Supporting children’s wellbeing and learning

These brief tips are for fathers, mothers or other caring adults supporting the wellbeing and learning of girls and boys affected by COVID-19 school closures. Not every idea or approach suggested will be relevant or possible in every situation.

These messages focus on supporting parents and caregivers in order to improve both wellbeing and learning outcomes for children. They are designed to compliment government-developed distance learning materials, where available.

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MHPSS Collaborative, Save the Children


Child Wellbeing
Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS)