This has been a very unsettling time and it will undoubtedly take a while before we experience some semblance of normalcy. The following are resources that you may find helpful. Please feel free to share the them with friends and neighbors.
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education links
Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools Technical Assistance Center links
US Department of Education links
Safe and Supportive Schools
Safe Supportive Learning – Emergency Readiness and Management
New York Times
"Tips for Talking to Children About the Shooting"; (NYT, Dec. 14)