The Jenna Green Foundation provides resources to students to help them excel in academics, community service, & extracurricular activities. We motivate and support students with disabilities who want to further their education. We also provide resources to parents and teachers who interact with students with illnesses. Feel free to explore our website.
The National Weather Service and National Oceaniz and Atmospheric Administration together have provided an opportunity for all people to be able to understand the weather much better through online classes which are FREE!
" This site is designed to help educators, emergency managers, or anyone interested in learning about weather and weather safety" - NOAA
Here is the link http://www.srh.noaa.gov/jetstream/
We want you to be safe during the Holidays with some food safety tips to keep you and your family safe!
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services provides some holiday food safety tips. Here are a few:
Congratulations to our October 2015 Monthly School Supplies Contest Winners, Ms. Laura Shultheiss.
Our Virginia winner teaches 5th Grade at Highland Spring Elementary School won a variety of supplies to share with her students. Her main goal is to help her students raise their reading levels, math co...Read Full Post »
Here are 10 facts about Psoriasis
Today is World Psoriasis Day, a day to recognize people with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis. World Psoriasis Days is aimed to raise awareness on a condition that needs to be taken more seriously. (World Psoriasis)
World Psoriasis Day was founded in 2004. Each year...Read Full Post »
I feel like Health Literacy is so important for patients to make the best decision possible for their health. I think it is especially important for Healthcare Professionals to keep this in mind when speaking to students transitioning from highschool to college or just transitioning to adulthood. Many children can take comfort in knowing that their parents or parental guirdian can make decisions for them. Kids don't have to worry about taking care of themselves or worrying ab...Read Full Post »
Check out the following websites for more information on Health Literacy:Read Full Post »
When possible, Healthcare Professionals should try to use plain language instead of medical jargon so that patients are able to understand the information given to them and be able to make the best decisions possible for their health and wellbeing.
According to PlainLanguage.gov, Plain language (also called Plain English) is communication your audience can understand the first time they read or hear it. Language that is plain to one set of readers may not be plain to others. Written ma...Read Full Post »
Here are 10 ways that healthcare professionals can help their patients.
Check out this video, "How Effective Healthcare Communication Contributes to Health Equity" published by: Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA 2015) If the link below does not work: please go to https://youtu.be/dOZLf-RYvHk
"Effective healthcare communication policies and practices,...Read Full Post »