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The Relentless School Nurse: ‘Just Put on a Little Mask’ America, it’s That Simple.

Ivy Pearlstein is a nurse practitioner, musician, and all-around extraordinary person. She is also a talented artist, who uses comics to educate. In this video, Ivy displays her musical and artistic talents to encourage everyone to "just put on a little mask." She is accompanied on piano by her daughter, Rini.  Full disclosure, Ivy is… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: ‘Just Put on a Little Mask’ America, it’s That Simple.

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The Relentless School Nurse: The Unset Thanksgiving Table

For almost thirty years, our family hosted Thanksgiving that included extended family and friends. My kids would laugh at me when I insisted on setting the Thanksgiving table a week before the holiday. It was a joyful time in our household and evokes the sweetest memories for me of our close-knit family that has now… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: The Unset Thanksgiving Table

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The Relentless School Nurse: The Butterfly Effect & Public Health Messaging

All health is local and that may be the downfall of the messaging debacle of COVID19. We were looking to our national leaders to provide the guidance and it was absent. We struggled to find consistency in information flow from our most trusted institutions like the CDC, and it was confusing. We tried to explain… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: The Butterfly Effect & Public Health Messaging

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The Relentless School Nurse: Join the ‘Love Wins Community Drive’

I am supporting the Love Wins Community Drive to honor the work of the Márquez-Greene family. Please join me because 'Love Wins, it also saves lives.' https://anagraceproject.org/ Help us turn our CCSU Love Wins Community Drive and Blue Devil Dash 5K into a VIRTUAL success! The CCSU/Ana Grace Project is sponsoring the 3rd annual Love Wins Community Drive, with the… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Join the ‘Love Wins Community Drive’

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The Relentless School Nurse: Join Me on a “Better Normal – Upending Education” with Lara Kain!

  Join me on Thursday, November 19, at 3 pm ET, for ‘A Better Normal - Education Upended,' a community conversation.  'A Better Normal' is an on-going series of webinars that envision a trauma-responsive world beyond COVID19. Sign up early, there is seating for 100 participants. Thank you to one of my ACEs Connection heroes,… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Join Me on a “Better Normal – Upending Education” with Lara Kain!