School nurses should teach sex education
- Lack of commitment to the young. // Therapy Today;May2010, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p5
This article reveals that Personal Social Health and Economic Education is not mandatory in British schools as a result of the elimination of some parts of the Children, Schools and Family Bill.
- RCN publishes new guidance to support children with diabetes. // Primary Health Care;Oct2009, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p5
The article announces the publication of the guidance "Supporting Children and Young People With Diabetes: Guidance for Nurses in Schools and Early Years Settings" by the Royal College of Nursing. The guidance requires schools in Great Britain to allow every child with diabetes to participate in...
- Sex continues to dominate the education debate. // Education (14637073);2/26/2010, Issue 384, p3
The article reports on legislation which was passed in 2010 in Great Britain and requires all schools, including religious schools to teach sex education objectively, and discusses the role that the Catholic Church played in the passage of the legislation.
- Academies Bill (Day 2). // Children's Services Parliamentary Monitor;Jul2010, Issue 45, p627
The article reports on the second day of the Report Stage of the Academies Bill in the House of Lords of Great Britain. Baroness Joan Walmsley proposed academies to comply with the provisions of the Education Act 2002, Education and Inspections Act 2006 and the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children...
- TAKE ACTION ON ALCOHOL USE IN WALES, SAYS RCN. // Nursing Standard;9/20/2006, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p7
The article reports that the Royal College of Nursing urges political parties to develop policies to lessen alcohol consumption in Wales. The college aims to encourage public education, investment in services for alcohol abusive person and advertising campaigns. Parties are also called to...
- School nurses sidelined. // Paediatric Nursing;Apr2005, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p4
Reports on the disappointment of school nurses on a speech delivered by government minister Margaret Hodge during the school nurses forum conference of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) in England in April 2005. Reasons behind the disappointment of school nurses on the speech; Remarks from Liz...
- Overburdened school nurses are looking after too many pupils. // Paediatric Nursing;Oct2009, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p5
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- Noticeboard. // Paediatric Nursing;Oct2009, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p8
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- A new vision for RCN forums. Duffin, Christian // Paediatric Nursing;Oct2009, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p22
An overhaul of the forums at the Royal College of Nursing has led to the creation of a reconfigured children and young people's field of practice. Ways of working, communication and engagement have been modernised and streamlined in a bid to better serve college members, and children and young...