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(Canada) Durham, Ont: Asthma, diabetes, epilepsy training for school principals

Nov 23, 2018, Durham, Ont, Global News: Durham school board introduces health condition policy for students https://globalnews.ca/news/4692969/durham-school-board-introduces-health-condition-policy-for-students/ The Durham District School Board has developed a health policy for students with medical conditions. Earlier this fall, the DDSB decided to have individual care for students with asthma, diabetes, epilepsy and risk of anaphylaxis to keep them safe while in the classroom. The board has informally been dealing with cases for years — so now schools will finally have firm rules. Across 133 schools and learning centres, the DDSB says at least one student in each institution has one of the health conditions, and in some cases there are more. … Principals are in the midst of ongoing training and should be fully qualified in the coming weeks….