Information for teachers and school personnel to assist the student in being safe at school and accessing their education
Tips to help Teachers keep kids safe at school: Presentation provides and overview of diabetes and managment at school – includes classroom tips.
Ten Tips for Teachers : Quick tips for supporting the student with diabetes in the classroom.
Guidelines for Teachers: provides a list of critical responsibilities for the teacher of students with diabetes.
#728 Developmental Stages and Diabetes: Students need to be encouraged and supported to gradually assume diabetes self-care as they mature and demonstrate confidence. Newly diagnosed students may temporarily be unable to perform tasks per their developmental age until they adjust to their diagnosis and new life. This general list can help guide discussions as a child matures and advances in responsibility.
Diabetes Care Tasks at School: What Key Personnel Need to Know: two-part training curriculum consisting of 13 PowerPoints with corresponding video segments. It is intended for health care professionals to use to train school nurses and other school personnel on diabetes care tasks.
- NDEP Actions for Teachers
- NDEP Actions for the Physical Education Teacher, the Coach, and Athletic Trainer
- NDEP Actions for School District Administrators
- Actions for School Principal, School Administrator
- NDEP Actions for the School Psychologist, Counselor, and Social Worker
- NDEP Actions for Food Service Manager
- NDEP Actions for the Transportation Manager
- NDEP Actions for the Bus Driver
Bus Emergency Medication on Bus 2013: Provided by the Colorado Department of Education – guidelines for medication administration on school buses.