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School nurses, teachers, and staff can help prevent the spread flu. Join the online community of school nurses interested in flu prevention to share best practices (free registration is required). 

Don't forget to check-out the CDC Blog: Together We Can Help Keep Flu out of School and SchoolVaxView: your source for data, information, and news about school vaccination coverage from state and territory reports of the estimated number of children in childcare, kindergarten, and middle school who have received vaccinations recommended or required by their state. On this site you can learn more about the number of schoolchildren who have received vaccinations and other school vaccination topics.

Resources

3 Tools You Can Use to Help Keep the Flu Out of Your School

National Association of School Nurses (NASN) Radio Podcast

Guidance for School Administrators to Help Reduce the Spread of Seasonal Influenza in K-12 Schools

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

How to Clean and Disinfect Schools to Help Slow the Spread of Flu

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): A checklist for schools with tips for cleaning, disinfecting, and sanitizing school surfaces

Influenza Video

National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID): Short video featuring experts in public health, medical, patient, and parent groups speaking about influenza and the importance of annual vaccination

Information for Schools and Childcare Providers

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Educators and staff can help slow the spread of colds and flu

Information for Schools: Questions & Answers

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Answers to commonly asked questions from school administrators, teachers, staff, and parents about influenza (flu)

National Association of School Nurses: KFOS Online Community

National Association of School Nurses (NASN): Free registration is required to join the conversations

School District (K-12) Pandemic Influenza Planning Checklist

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

SchoolVaxView

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) data, information, and news about school vaccination coverage and other related topics

Seasonal Influenza

National Association of School Nurses (NASN)