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The Relentless School Nurse: Tragically, Another Empty Desk…

Many of the readers of this blog have followed the evolution of the #NoMoreEmptyDesks project that is currently underway in a Camden, New Jersey high school. For those who are new to this site, here is a link to the background of this "art as activism" initiative in response to gun violence: Meet the Student… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Tragically, Another Empty Desk…

School Nursing

The Relentless School Nurse: From Silence to Voice

"Envision how things would be if the voice & visibility of the nursing profession were commensurate with size & importance of the nursing profession"                                                              - Buresh &… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: From Silence to Voice

School Nursing

The Relentless School Nurse: Unlocked and Loaded

Study: 4.6 Million American Kids Live in Homes With Unlocked, Loaded Guns. A study published in the Journal of Urban Health determined that people who own guns for protection are less likely to store them securely. More than 40% of children under 18 years old are living in homes with firearms that are not stored properly. … Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Unlocked and Loaded