Get Schooled on Concussions for Missouri
Education and concussion specialists developed the Get Schooled on Concussions program to help teachers support any student in “return to learn” after sustaining a concussion.
A short questionnaire on educational content, teaching style, environment, and student factors provides strategies tailored to support a specific student. The plans are sent to your email inbox and are ready to use.
What: Get School on Concussions is a website featuring a Teacher Acute Concussions Tool (TACT) to implement individualized learning strategies to help concussed students. Elementary through high school, while they are recovering from a concussion.
Who: Every teacher, school nurse, counselor, coach, and administrator of students of all ages.
When: Available FREE to every Missouri School through June 30, 2023.
How: Log into the Get Schooled on Concussions website and complete a five-minute survey based on teaching style and a student’s unique needs. Individual strategies come to your email inbox over four weeks to help support the student through recovery, many times without the need for a 504 or IEP.
Your name, school, and contact information are required to access the Get Schooled on Concussions for Missouri website.
The Get Schooled on Concussions website and resources are available FREE of charge to EVERY SCHOOL in Missouri through a partnership with the Children’s Mercy Kansas City Sports Medicine Center, the Missouri Athletic Trainers’ Association, and the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.