Letters, Templates & Handouts
The following are sample letters that may be used in the event of a crisis, including letters for staff, parents, and scripts for students. The handouts that are referenced in some of the letters can also be found below.
Please click here for additional sample letters, scripts and memos from the Crisis Response page.
Sample Letters for Staff
Sample Letters for Parents
Sample Blackboard Connect Messages
Blackboard Connect Sample Student Death
Handouts and Attachments to Accompany Sample Letters
Child Trauma Toolkit for Educators (Spanish)
Children's Natural Grief Reactions and Ways to Cope (English)
Eight Ways to Help Your Grieving Child (English)
Seven Suggestions for Explaining Death to Children
Joel Cisneros, LCSW
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Los Angeles, CA 90017
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