Managing your CSHS Budget
This course is designed for nurse leaders in districts that have received funding through the CSHS grant. This course is designed to build confidence and competence in managing the CSHS budget. Topics covered include understanding your district’s CSHS grant scope, allowable expenses, working with your business office to create solid tracking systems, amending and reconciling your grant expenses, and meeting grant timelines and requirements.
Please register for this blended course here. The audit version can be found here.
(ENDURING) Cultivating Regulation and Resilience Amid Ongoing Uncertainties and Inequities
This course is a recording of a CSHS session on October 7th, 2021. The course offers an understanding of how trauma and barriers to essential services are disproportionately impacting specific populations and cultivates awareness of the effects that chronic uncertainty has on students.
If interested, please register for this course here. Purchase orders (PO's) are available at course check-out by selecting "shield invoice".
These meetings are designed for School Nurse Managers in districts that have received either the Model or Affiliated CSHS grant. Sessions will be delivered live via Zoom and a recording will also be made available.
Mark your calendars for the FY23 School Year CSHS meeting below. Registration links will be shared soon!
- October 6th, 2022 1:00 - 3:00 PM (Zoom)
- December 8th, 2022 1:00 - 3:00 PM (Zoom)
- February 9th, 2022 1:00 - 3:00 PM (Zoom)
- May 11th, 2022 9:00 - 2:00 PM (In-Person Session held at TBD location)
Comprehensive School Health Services (CSHS) Regional Consultants sponsor meetings for all school nurse leaders in their regions. These meetings provide networking and consultation opportunities in areas such as leadership development, policies, emergency preparedness, and the role of the school nurse leader.
Previous Recording of Regional Meetings
FY21 Regional Meeting Resources can be found here.
FY22 All Regions Regional Meeting
- October 20th,2021 1:00-3:00 PM
- Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Assault/Abuse: Considerations for School Nurses (on January 26th, 2022 1:00-3:00 PM)
- Welcoming refugee students: An introduction to refugee student health for MA school nurses (on March 16th, 2022 1:00-3:00 PM)
FY23 All Regions Regionals Meetings
Select the link for each meeting date to register for the Zoom. After registration, a confirmation e-mail will come from BU SHIELD containing a meeting link and access code.
- October 19, 2022
- February 15, 2023
West Regional Meeting (Berkshire, Franklin)
Southeast Regional Meeting
Northeast Regional Meeting
Boston/Metrowest Regional Meeting
West Regional Meeting (Hampden, Hampshire)
Central Regional Meeting
School and Community Health Equity Needs Assessment (SCHENA)
This course is currently being updated