Nov 12, 2018, KUTV, Salt Lake City: 'We're going to lose a child': Utah doesn't have nearly enough school nurses https://kutv.com/news/beyond-the-books/were-going-to-lose-a-child-utah-doesnt-have-nearly-enough-school-nurses It seems Courtney Child knows virtually everything you possibly could about Type 1 diabetes. … "They’re playing Russian roulette with our kids,” Child said. … In Utah, there are 71,0000 students who are considered medically fragile: 16,000 Utah students have asthma, 2,400 have Yype 1 diabetes and 3,000 have a seizure disorder. In Utah, there are 71,0000 students who are considered medically fragile — 16,000 Utah students have asthma, 2,400 have Type 1 diabetes and 3,000 have a seizure disorder. …
Children today are noticeably different from previous generations, and the proof is in the news coverage we see every day. This site shows you what’s happening in schools around the world. Children are increasingly disabled and chronically ill, and the education system has to accommodate them. Things we've long associated with autism, like sensory issues, repetitive behaviors, anxiety and lack of social skills, are now problems affecting mainstream students. Blame is predictably placed on bad parenting (otherwise known as trauma from home).
Addressing mental health needs is as important as academics for modern educators. This is an unrecognized disaster. The stories here are about children who can’t learn or behave like children have always been expected to. What childhood has become is a chilling portent for the future of mankind.