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I’m Tired of Hearing #Crickets

I am devastated and heartbroken by the news of more young lives lost to gun violence at a school today in Santa Fe, Texas, this time with the added horror of explosives. Mere words are inadequate to express the sadness and outrage we should all feel at this news. We must do more to stopREAD MORE >>

Reflections on May

May is one of my favorite months.  May encompasses spring flowers, May Day, Teacher Appreciation Week, Nurses Week, Mother’s Day, and Memorial Day.  Growing up my life was enriched by individuals and family members who held those noble professions.  The American School Health Association (ASHA) is just as enriched due to our multi-disciplinary volunteer membership. READ MORE >>

Announcing ASHA School Violence Taskforce

On February 14, 2018 a lone gunman entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida and killed 17 members of the school community. Countless others suffered physical and emotional injury that will last a lifetime. This is just the most recent example of the unimaginable state of gun violence in the United States. TheREAD MORE >>

16 Mar, 2018 2 Ty Oehrtman News