This page contains the most up-to-date school-wide communications and information from the Village School regarding COVID-19. Classroom teachers are corresponding directly with their students regarding distance learning.
ANNOUNCEMENTS SENT TO FAMILIES:
•March 20 communication to families regarding Student Work, Free Meals, EPIC Update, Art Projects, and Preparing for the Long Haul
•School Closure Information regarding communicating with the school; picking up and dropping off student assignments; and special note for healthcare workers and other Vermonters essential to the COVID-19 response.
•March 9, 2020 letter from the Village School regarding COVID-19.
COVID-19 RECOMMENDED RESOURCES:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
Government Information and Services:
State of Vermont Agency of Education:
United Counseling Service – Family Emergency Services
Vermont Department of Health:
Get the Facts on Coronavirus from CBC/Radio-Canada (Video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIL5m5XznNY
The National Association of School Psychologists Parent Resource for Talking to Children About COVID-19.
The New York Times:
EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS
E-Learning Resources Utilized at Village School of North Bennington (a complete list of the learning sites that teachers are using with students) >> Click here to download the PDF
Vermont Agency of Education Continuity of Learning Guidelines for Parents and Guardians of Pre-K to 5th Grade Students:
Vermont Agency of Education Continuity of Learning Guidelines for Parents and Guardians of Students in Grades 6-12:
ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN TO DO AT HOME
Four Winds Nature Institute: A Month of Exploring Nearby Nature for Families
Four Winds Nature Institute: Nearby Nature Journal Ideas for Families