Long Term Health Conditions

The purpose of this site is to provide information to students and their families, teachers, school nurses, other school staff and anyone interested on a variety of chronic health topics that affect all Montanans learning or working in the school environment.

Choose a topic from the list below to find out detailed information about the condition, what relevant programs exist in Montana, and how the condition affects you specifically as an administrator, teacher, coach, school nurse, student, parent/family member, or other professional working in the school setting.

Teaching with Chronic Conditions

For teachers dealing with chronic illness, daily tasks at school can sometimes be challenging. A few simple strategies can help teachers who have a chronic illness stay effective while protecting their health.

Check out the following resources for educators and administrators. 

Advice for Teaching with a Chronic Illness: Expert Tips & Resources- STEPS
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