Covid-19

NEPS advice & resources for keeping children and young people well during Covid-19

The Department of Education and Skills’ NEPS psychologists have developed advice and some resources for young people to manage and stay well when schools are closed. 

Transitioning from Pre-school to Primary School

Guidance for Parents of children transitioning from Pre-school to Primary School

Podcast: Guidance for Parents of children transitioning from Pre-school to Primary School

Transitioning from Primary to Post Primary School

Guidance for Parents/Guardians Supporting Children Moving from 6th Class during COVID-19 School Closure

State Examinations

Information for Leaving Certificate students about the exams including wellbeing resources and supports

Junior Certificate Questions and Answers

Stay Active & Connected

Stay Responsible & Informed

Stay Positive & Calm

Parents/Carers Wellbeing and Self Care

NEPS psychologists have developed guidance for parents supporting children to create new routines at home.  Having a Plan for the Day is key for children/young people to manage and stay well at this time.

NEPs psychologists have developed this resource for parents and schools:

Parents’ Guide: Supporting your Child’s Daily Routine while School’s are Closed

Parents’ Guide: 10 Tips for Parents on Supporting Daily Routines

 Teacher Wellbeing and Self-care

See Aslo:

www.gov.ie/together for advice and tips on how you can look after your mental wellbeing, stay active and stay connected.