ERIC Number: EJ638352
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Primary Grade Teachers' Knowledge and Perceptions of Head Lice.
Kirchofer, Gregg M.; Price, James H.; Telljohann, Susan K.
Journal of School Health, v71 n9 p448-52 Nov 2001
Surveyed primary school teachers regarding knowledge of head lice, self-efficacy in handling head lice, and preferred information sources. Teachers needed more knowledge about head lice. About half had high efficacy expectations regarding their ability to control the spread of lice. Most reported receiving information from school nurses. Knowledge levels increased with teaching experience. Most wanted more information on preventing infestation. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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