Elementary School – Child Well-being

Thank you for visiting our Child Well-being Resources Hub. Click on the Resources below to learn more about how you can support your child’s social and emotional well-being, which is part of ensuring they are successful in school! You can also click the search button at the top and type in a topic you are interested in. Have questions? Contact us at OhioSFEC@osu.edu.

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For Families: Confronting COVID-19-Related Harassment in Schools (Available in 13 languages)

What should I do if my child experiences discrimination at school? If you believe your child or young adult has ...
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The Important Role of Families for Attendance in Elementary School

This handout from Attendance Works will provide you as a parent/caregiver with ideas for promoting healthy attendance habits with your ...
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Restraint and Seclusion, Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS) in Ohio Schools. What Parents Need to Know

Restraint and Seclusion, Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS) in Ohio Schools: What Parents Need to Know

Ohio law requires school districts to provide yearly notice to parents about their procedures related to the requirements of Positive ...
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Return to School Roadmap for Families

This Return to School Roadmap for families from the U.S. Department of Education has links to many ideas and resources ...
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Dear Highlights Podcast About Raising Kids Today

The Dear Highlights podcast addresses the issues around being a kid today and offers parents expert advice to help raise ...
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Lean About the LifeCourse Framework

Charting the LifeCourse Training and More from the Family Resource Network of Ohio

The Family Resource Network of Ohio (FRNO) provides training for parents/caregivers, groups, schools, and agencies/providers on the Charting the LifeCourse ...
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Mental Wellness Tools and Guides for Families and Educators

These guides and short useful tools are produced by experts from Nationwide Children's Hospital. They are designed to provide education ...
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Summer Food Service Program for Families

Families are the providers of healthy meals for their kids. The Summer Food Service Program from the Ohio Department of ...
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