ERIC Number: EJ1174179
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2018-Apr
Abstractor: As Provided
School Nurses: An Investment in Student Achievement
Maughan, Erin D.
Phi Delta Kappan, v99 n7 p8-14 Apr 2018
School nurses help students with the prevention and management of chronic physical and mental health issues, but not all schools have a full-time registered nurse on their staff. The author argues that investing in school nursing has benefits that extend beyond the school and into the community.
Descriptors: School Nurses, Investment, Academic Achievement, Mental Health, Mental Health Programs, School Health Services, Access to Health Care, Elementary Secondary Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A