Type 1 Diabetes in School
Vital resources for students with type 1 diabetes, their families, and school personnel.
All students with type 1 diabetes (T1D) need a strong support network at school to help them properly manage their type 1 diabetes on a daily basis. Cultivating good relationships with school staff is key. JDRF has developed resources to support and empower families as they communicate with school staff throughout the year.
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The following collection of articles contains insights from medical professionals, parents, and others on various aspects of type 1 diabetes management in school.
- Type 1 Diabetes and School
- Back to School Basics
- Your Child’s Rights
- Laws Protecting Children with Type 1 Diabetes
- Understanding 504 Plans
- JDRF Position Statement on Type 1 Diabetes Management in Schools
- Type 1 Diabetes in School FOR KIDS