How to Talk to Your Kids About the Connecticut Shooting

Reposted from Camarillo Council of PTAs

All of our hearts are breaking along with the news of the shooting at a Connecticut Elementary School this morning.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families that face this holiday season amidst this great tragedy.  It is doubtless that our own children will hear about this event in the news and even from our own conversations as the details are reported.  As parents, how do we explain such a horrific event and assure them of their own safety as school?  We stumbled on this link from MSN Living, hope this helps:

Tips for talking to kids about scary news

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