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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public: Mythbusters

WHO

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public: Mythbusters

This article debunks myths, misinformation, and misconceptions about COVID-19, vaccines, treatments, prevention and facts. Videos and social media shareables are including on almost every topic.

Understand COVID-19: How Vaccines Work

Yale Medicine

Understand COVID-19: How Vaccines Work

Watch a short video that addresses concerns related to vaccine development, efficacy, and herd immunity.

Why Get Vaccinated?

CDC

Why Get Vaccinated?

"It all starts with you" - One-page poster to inform and persuade.

Comparing the COVID-19 Vaccines: How Are They Different?

Yale Medicine

Comparing the COVID-19 Vaccines: How Are They Different?

Read a comparison of the five major vaccines--where they are available on the global scale, how each works, who the vaccines are for, and more.

Frequently Asked Questions about the COVID-19 Vaccine

CDC

Frequently Asked Questions about the COVID-19 Vaccine

Get answers to eight common questions about the COVID-19 vaccine function, side effects, and administration.

Understand COVID-19: Novel Coronavirus Mutations and Variants

Yale Medicine

Understand COVID-19: Novel Coronavirus Mutations and Variants

Find out how has the COVID-19 virus mutated over the course of the pandemic, what that means for the future, and what can we do now to prevent variants from spreading.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Vaccines

WHO

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Vaccines

Read essential questions and answers about the COVID-19 vaccine, including availability, development, and efficacy questions.

Vaccine Development 101

FDA

Vaccine Development 101

This provides a summary of how vaccines work in general and how the FDA approves vaccines.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Vaccines safety

WHO

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Vaccines safety

Review an in-depth Q&A into COVID-19 vaccine safety and possible side effects.

COVID Collaborative Messaging Recommendations

Covid Collaborative (Ad Council)

COVID Collaborative Messaging Recommendations

This PDF can encourage your community to get vaccinated, using messages and language that are research-based and resonate with audiences.

The effects of virus variants on COVID-19 vaccines

WHO

The effects of virus variants on COVID-19 vaccines

This extended FAQ-style article, supplemented with video explanations, concerns the efficacy of available COVID-19 vaccines against virus variants.

Understanding How COVID-19 Vaccines Work

CDC

Understanding How COVID-19 Vaccines Work

Website and PDF infographic explaining how mRNA COVID-19 vaccines work.

COVID-19 Vaccine Basics (Slide Deck)

CDC

COVID-19 Vaccine Basics (Slide Deck)

Use this presentation to describe COVID safe practices, how the virus transmits, how the vaccine works, and why everyone should get it.

Guidance for Wearing Masks

CDC

Guidance for Wearing Masks

CDC provides recommendations for mask wearing to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

CDC

Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

Share guidelines from the CDC for vaccinated people to keep them and their communities safe.

Key Messages about COVID-19 Vaccines

CDC

Key Messages about COVID-19 Vaccines

Use these key messages about COVID-19 vaccine to educate your communities.

COVID-19: Long-term effects

Mayo Clinic

COVID-19: Long-term effects

Learn about the sometimes long-lasting effects of COVID-19.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Vaccine research and development

WHO

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Vaccine research and development

This provides a brief explanation of how the COVID-19 vaccines are developed and tested safely.

Inside the Coronavirus

Scientific American

Inside the Coronavirus

Interactive Scientific American article allows you to explore the virus and how it works.

Pfizer Vaccine Fact Sheet

FDA

Pfizer Vaccine Fact Sheet

Facts and FAQs for what patients and families should expect after getting the Pfizer vaccine.

Answering Your Questions about the New COVID-19 Vaccines

CDC

Answering Your Questions about the New COVID-19 Vaccines

This fact sheet addresses common questions about the safety and efficacy of the new vaccines.

Manufacturing, safety and quality control of vaccines

WHO

Manufacturing, safety and quality control of vaccines

Article and videos explain how the COVID-19 vaccines are developed, approved, packaged, stored, and shipped.

A road map to safely reopen our schools

American Federation of Teachers

A road map to safely reopen our schools

AFT President Randi Weingarten reflects on the last administration, discusses AFT unions and survey data, and encourages a safe transition back to school.

The COVID-19 Vaccine: How Does It Work?

Brooklyn LAB

The COVID-19 Vaccine: How Does It Work?

A lesson to provide a scientific understanding of the vaccine and its effectiveness.

How Is The COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign Going In Your State?

NPR

How Is The COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign Going In Your State?

Explore how the vaccine rollout is going in the following five graphics, built using data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The lightning-fast quest for COVID vaccines - and what it means for other diseases

Nature

The lightning-fast quest for COVID vaccines - and what it means for other diseases

The speedy approach used to tackle SARS-CoV-2 could change the future of vaccine science.

Plan Your Vaccine

NBC News

Plan Your Vaccine

Direct your community to information about vaccine eligibility and where they can get vaccinated.

How does coronavirus kill? Clinicians trace a ferocious rampage through the body, from brain to toes

Science Mag

How does coronavirus kill? Clinicians trace a ferocious rampage through the body, from brain to toes

Detailed scientific explanation of the impact of COVID-19 in the body

COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

National Down Syndrome Society

COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

A regularly-updated collection of resources for the Down Syndrome community.

V-Safe After Vaccination Health Checker

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services & the CDC

V-Safe After Vaccination Health Checker

People who have been vaccinated can register for this system that provides health check-ins and support after vaccination.

HS Lesson 1: Introduction to COVID-19

Brooklyn LAB

HS Lesson 1: Introduction to COVID-19

For High School Students: describe the origin and analyze the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Investigating Health Care Hesitancy During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

American Institutes for Research

Investigating Health Care Hesitancy During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Learn about how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected preventative and routine care, and more specifically, changes in individuals’ usage of medical and dental services before and after the public health emergency.

Vaccine Delivery -- Ariadne Labs COVID-19 Response

Ariadne Labs

Vaccine Delivery -- Ariadne Labs COVID-19 Response

Ariadne Labs' robust collection of vaccine delivery resources.

Grand Reopening! How the Federal Government Is Supporting Students’ Return to School

Alliance for Excellent Education

Grand Reopening! How the Federal Government Is Supporting Students’ Return to School

Alliance for Excellent Education reflects on the U.S. Department of Education's National Safe School Reopening Summit.

Would You Rather? Evidence Selection Activity

Argument-Centered Education

Would You Rather? Evidence Selection Activity

This activity practices and develops students’ ability to evaluate evidence and build strong arguments.

Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Classroom Debates Unit

Argument-Centered Education

Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Classroom Debates Unit

This multi-week project is designed to teach students about Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy through the lens of evidence-based argument.

President Biden Directs States to Make Educators Eligible for the COVID-19 Vaccine

Council for Exceptional Children

President Biden Directs States to Make Educators Eligible for the COVID-19 Vaccine

President Biden announced a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) directive that requires states to make educators immediately eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination.

FAQ: COVID-19 Vaccines & Clinical Trials

Unidos

FAQ: COVID-19 Vaccines & Clinical Trials

This FAQ covers basic questions about COVID-19 vaccines and clinical trials.

Dr. B: The standby list for COVID vaccines

Dr. B, a Public Benefit Corporation

Dr. B: The standby list for COVID vaccines

Individuals can sign up for this free service that connects people who do not yet qualify for a vaccine but would like to get one with leftover doses.

Safely Reopening and Operating Schools: Deep Dive on COVID-19 Vaccinations

Chiefs for Change

Safely Reopening and Operating Schools: Deep Dive on COVID-19 Vaccinations

Explaining the vaccine and how to support school reopening.

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ

American Academy of Family Physicians

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ

This FAQ developed for family physicians answers common questions about vaccination in plain language.

MS Lesson 1: Introduction to COVID-19

Brooklyn LAB

MS Lesson 1: Introduction to COVID-19

For Middle School Students: internalize key background information about the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vaccines for Children and Adolescents: Lessons and Activities

Baylor University

Vaccines for Children and Adolescents: Lessons and Activities

This compilation provides lesson plans and learning actvities by age group for exploring epidemiology and how vaccines work.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccinations

Our World In Data

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccinations

This article includes multiple interactive graphs with explanations pertaining to the progress of different countries' vaccination rates/vaccinated populations.

COVID-19 Vaccines: Common Questions

Oscar Insurance

COVID-19 Vaccines: Common Questions

Get answers to common questions about the COVID-19 vaccine.

Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Argument Writing Project

Argument-Centered Education

Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Argument Writing Project

This mini-unit provides a very engaging and timely argument writing project and assessment.

The Covid-19 Vaccination and Equity

ADL

The Covid-19 Vaccination and Equity

A 45-60 minute lesson plan for high school students. Addresses the compelling question: How can the concept of equity be used to inform our approach to distributing vaccinations?

The steps to developing a COVID-19 vaccine

Oscar Insurance

The steps to developing a COVID-19 vaccine

Walk through the vaccine development process, from the exploratory stage through quality control, and the time it takes to make sure any vaccines are safe for you and your loved ones.

Community Engagement Alliance (CEAL) Against Covid-19 Disparities

National Institutes of Health

Community Engagement Alliance (CEAL) Against Covid-19 Disparities

A collection of resources, particularly fact sheets, to advance a racially and socially just response to COVID-19.

Why Do You Need Two Doses for Some COVID-19 Vaccines?

Healthline

Why Do You Need Two Doses for Some COVID-19 Vaccines?

This article will help explain why you need two doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines, and will provide answers to many other questions, too.

What kids need to know about getting a COVID-19 shot

Science News for Students

What kids need to know about getting a COVID-19 shot

This article about and for kids answers questions about getting the COVID-19 vaccine.

Coronavirus in the U.S.: Latest Map and Case Count

New York Times

Coronavirus in the U.S.: Latest Map and Case Count

Real time interactive tracker of cases in the United States

Why new coronavirus variants emerge, and what that means for you

PBS NewsHour

Why new coronavirus variants emerge, and what that means for you

Learn about several new strains of coronaviruses circulating the globe now that are more contagious than at the beginning of the pandemic.

Covid: Claims vaccinations harm fertility unfounded

Rachel Schraer, BBC

Covid: Claims vaccinations harm fertility unfounded

A BBC report on recent scientific reports concluding that Covid-19 vaccines DO NOT threaten pregnancy.

A Guide to Emerging SARS-CoV-2 Variants

The Scientist

A Guide to Emerging SARS-CoV-2 Variants

Explains new variants emerging and how they are spreading.

State-by-state data on COVID-19 vaccinations in the United States

Our World In Data

State-by-state data on COVID-19 vaccinations in the United States

This article has multiple interactive graphs with explanations based on the vaccinated population in each state in the US.

Where We Stand: Tools, Time, and Trust—The Keys to Reopening and Recovery

American Federation of Teachers

Where We Stand: Tools, Time, and Trust—The Keys to Reopening and Recovery

Six essential pillars for reopening–testing, safety protocols, accommodations, vaccine prioritization, infection metrics, and safety committees.

Moderna Vaccine Fact Sheet

Moderna

Moderna Vaccine Fact Sheet

Facts and FAQs for what patients and families can expect after getting the Moderna vaccine.

Racial Disparities in Flu Vaccination: Implications for COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts

Kaiser Family Foundation

Racial Disparities in Flu Vaccination: Implications for COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts

Racial disparity data on the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine and forectasting of potential implications for COVID-19

Invent ways to help your community vaccinated

PBS NewsHour

Invent ways to help your community vaccinated

Students can research challenges to vaccine distribution in their own communities and invent ways to get vaccines to community members who may face obstacles to vaccination.

Coronavirus mRNA Vaccine Safety and Efficacy

JAMA Network

Coronavirus mRNA Vaccine Safety and Efficacy

This video explains how mRNA vaccines work and provide an in-depth explanation of how effective the vaccines are at preventing symptoms and/or transmission.

What Are the COVID-19 Vaccine Side Effects?

Dr. Sarah Gupta, Good RX

What Are the COVID-19 Vaccine Side Effects?

Learn about side effects from the COVID-19 vaccines and why they are normal.

Comfort With Vaccines

Brooklyn LAB

Comfort With Vaccines

Use scientific knowledge to develop reasoned claims about whether or not community members should get vaccines.

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

American Institutes for Research

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

This printable document with frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccination was developed as a resource for schools, day cares, healthcare organizations, and other public centers to distribute to their communities.

The Key to Addressing Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy: Public Schools

Getting Smart

The Key to Addressing Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy: Public Schools

Schools can, and must, step in to move the conversation around vaccine hesitancy forward.