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The novel coronavirus is a new, highly contagious virus causing a worldwide pandemic of respiratory illness, called COVID-19. This page provides resources for GDS families to stay up-to-date on the latest science related to the virus as well as resources for talking with children about it. For questions about this page, please email RiskResponse@gds.org.
Resources to Talk with Kids about Coronavirus

Flatten the Curve

The DC Government urges you to:
  • Get tested
  • Practice physical distancing
  • Wear a mask or face covering
  • Wash your hands
  • Stay home if you feel sick

Wearing a Mask Safety

Click for full-sized images. Source: CDC