In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the members of Independent Schools of St. Louis are working together to share resources and best practices in support of all of our students.  ISSL is curating resources and information for distance learning and for all aspects of schooling during this unprecedented time. The list of resources below will be updated frequently.

For Parents

Missouri DESE | How to Support Student Learning at Home

MOCape | COVID-19 Resources

MoGov | Video: Children's Message on COVID-19

Child Mind Institute | Talking to Kids about Coronavirus

Attitude | How to Explain Coronavirus to a Child With Anxiety

Medium | Your Home as a Learning Space

Forbes | Khan Academy’s Emergency Plan

The 74 | Coronavirus: A Homeschooling Opportunity

CDC | Manage Anxiety and Stress

CDC | Helping Children Cope With Emergencies

WHO | Helping Children Cope With Stress

For Teachers

MOCape | COVID-19 Resources

Global Online Academy | Online Learning Resource

EdSurge Social-Emotional Learning Amid the COVID-19 Crisis

CDC | Resources for K-12 Schools and Childcare Programs

NAIS | Guidance for Schools

General Information

St. Louis County | Return-to-School Guidance  Download PDF

City of St. Louis | School Re-entry Guidelines  Download PDF

St. Louis County | Information about Coronavirus

The Conversation | Strategies to Cope with Coronavirus Anxiety

MO Dept. of Mental Health | Managing Stress associated with COVID-19

US Dept. of State | Travel Advisories 

USAGov | Government Response to Coronavirus

Spectrum/Charter | Free Internet