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Expanding LGBTQ Inclusion Within Sex Education

Expanding LGBTQ Inclusion Within Sex Education Post submitted by Jeanie Alter (she/her/hers), Executive Director, American School Health Association, and HRC Foundation’s Youth Well-Being Team As a parent to an elementary school child, curious questions about anatomy and reproduction inevitably arise. I take these questions as opportunities to provide developmentally appropriate information to help my childREAD MORE >>

We’re Thankful For Your Support of ASHA

ASHA is kicking off our end-of-year giving campaign on #GivingTuesday, Dec. 1. Your donations — big or small — help make our mission possible by supporting school health professionals and students to attend our conference. Your gift will provide an opportunity for students, educators, counselors, school nurses, dieticians, and support staff to access the high-qualityREAD MORE >>

A Tribute to Dr. Cindy Symons: ASHA Past-President and Academic Mother

Submitted by Elizabeth A. Whitney, PhD CHES, ASHA Board Member and Co-Chair of Research and Publications Committee Google: ‘legacy’ Google + Merriam-Webster:  legacy noun; something that is or may be inherited. If I’m being honest, I was terrified to write this article.  Honored, but terrified.  How could one possibly begin to describe THE Cindy Symons’ legacy? READ MORE >>