It's Back to School Time!
Beginning a new school year can be a very exciting time. For some it may also cause anxiety. To alleviate any anxiety that beginning a new school year can bring, make sure you have all of the information that you need to make the transition as easy as possible.
FIRST is happy to provide you with the resources that you will need to make sure that your child's new teachers have all of the information necessary to understand how ichthyosis will affect your student.
Below is a template for a letter that you can use to introduce yourself to your classmates and teachers for the new school year. You can add or change whatever items you feel comfortable with.
The Society for Pediatric Dermatology (SPD) has created a series of informative Skin Conditions in Students handouts for use in school settings by nurses and educators. These handouts are for personal and/or educational use, and should not be used commercially or for profit. The Society for Pediatric Dermatology cannot be held responsible for any errors or for any consequences arising from the use of the information contained in these handouts.