Dealing with the new way of life during the COVID-19 pandemic can be overwhelming for parents and children, especially when it comes to schooling and working at home.

Below is a list of useful resources, videos and podcasts from UC Davis Health experts for parents to help their children during this unique time.


Mom playing with son on a slide

When is it safe for schools to reopen in California?

Brad Pollock, UC Davis School of Medicine associate dean for public health sciences, dicusses what's necessary to safely reopen schools in California.


Dr. Lena Van der List and Dr. Dean Blumberg

Kids Considered podcast: Coronavirus update July 15, 2020

Listen as our pediatricians discuss new plans for the school year and what parents should consider, as well as the risk of COVID-19 transmission in children.


teacher unlocking classroom door

How schools might reopen amid novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

Our chief of pediatric diseases at UC Davis Children's Hospital offers guidance on tips for schools ahead of possible reopenings this fall.


Child sleeping in bed

Benefits of distance learning on children's sleep during COVID-19

As schools across the nation have transitioned to distance learning during COVID-19, UC Davis pediatricians answer questions about children and sleep.


child wearing a mask holding onto his mother

COVID-19 may be causing illness similar to Kawasaki disease

UC Davis Children's Hospital is studying a new form of COVID-19 in children that appears much like Kawasaki disease.