Back to School: August 3-9

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Health and Wellness Tips from Gwinnett Medical Center 

As we prepare for the school year one thing is certain, the health of our children and families as at the forefront of our thoughts. Check out this video segment from 11 Alive’s Atlanta & Company, with Dr. Barbara Joy Jones, as she shares wellness tips for the whole family as we all start to transition our schedules to get back into school.  


Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Need help with how best to plan out each day? Many school systems have provided daily schedules to help, but if you are looking for more guidance, the Metro Nashville Public Schools system has some sample schedules and tips for families to help as you begin the school year virtually.  


Monday, August 3, 2020

It’s back to school time again, Y family, and we know that this back to school season has posed more questions and concerns than any other. The Y is here to help! In addition top offering Camp S.O.L.E. (See member update above), we’ve added this section to the newsletter for the month of August to provide you with tips, tricks and solutions for whatever back to school looks like for your family. We’ll be working hard to help your family ease into the school year.  

Today we are getting started with some resources straight from the experts and scientists at the CDC. The CDC website offers tons of information on planning for school and virtual learning, as well as checklists for families, information on masks and testing, and suggestions for kids of all ages, whether just starting school or heading into their last year of college.