Many have found this professional advice helpful in discussing the Newtown school shooting with their children.

Here is the link: Talking to Children about Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers

Be well

NASP has additional information for parents and educators on school safety, violence
prevention, children’s trauma reactions, and crisis response
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