School Support: For Parents
Parents become accustomed to advocating for their children in a variety of settings when living with FPIES. The school setting is one of the most importance!
With appropriate tools and resources, parents can best navigate the school systems and equip their children to have a safe and successful education experience!
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A communication log or journal can be a great way to maintain conversation and share important changes at home and school.
Appreciation goes a long way and can help to further cement a strong relationship between parents and school staff!
Trusted Online Resources:
This can be done in part by passing on FPIES specific education materials to teachers and school staff by parents.
Resources that explain how to prevent potential exposures/reactions
Resources that explain appropriate emergency management in the event of a reaction/exposure
Resources that are portable for on-the-go education, awareness and safety
Resources to help children with coping strategies, self-empowerment and safety teaching tools
FPIES Foundation Articles: School Settings:
Page published: Nov.11,2013. Last update: August 26, 2015. Copyright © 2013,The FPIES Foundation