ERIC Number: ED513097
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
Making a Difference for Overweight Children: The School Nurse Role
Mosca, Nancy W.
National Association of School Nurses (NJ3)
This manual discusses the school nurse's role in prevention and management of overweight children from an individual student perspective and, perhaps more important, from a system perspective. Manual includes the BMI (Body Mass Index) Wheel.
Descriptors: Obesity, Body Composition, School Nurses, Child Health, Staff Role, Student Attitudes, Prevention
National Association of School Nurses. 8484 Georgia Avenue Suite 420, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Tel: 866-627-6767; Tel: 240-821-1130; Fax: 301-585-1791; Web site: http://www.nasn.org
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: Support Staff
Authoring Institution: National Association of School Nurses