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Back to School Checklist for School Nurses

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The role and responsibility of a school nurse keeps changing from year to year. Thanks to this, it is even more important to have a checklist of items to complete during the first weeks of the new school year. Being organized with a must do list will help when a potentially emergent situation crops up and you have to be flexible.

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The Importance of Back-to-School Eye Exams

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When a child steps back into the classroom to start a new academic year, it is important that they are ready to begin. Families make sure that students have their supplies, new clothing, gym shoes, and papers filled out for the first days. What many may not be thinking about is whether or not their child's vision has changed over the summer break. It is common over this period of time for children to grow. When this happens, it may or may not alter their vision. Some children may need glasses for the first time, while others may require a change in their prescriptive lenses.

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Preparing for Back to School Speech Therapy

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Ready or not, it's time to get ready to go back to school in many parts of the United States. This means that now is the time to make sure that all of your plans and resources for the upcoming school year are set for when you officially begin. Although many may work with students over the summer, August or September will be a fresh start for a new school year. IEP goals will be updated, so it's important to have yourself ready for a smooth transition.

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