Table 1—

Resources for teachers, child care providers, parents, and health professionals

Helping the Student with Diabetes Succeed: A Guide for School Personnel, National Diabetes Education Program, 2003; available online at http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/pubs/Youth_SchoolGuide.
Diabetes Care Tasks at School: What Key Personnel Need to Know, Alexandria, VA, American Diabetes Association, 2005; available online at www.diabetes.org/schooltraining.
Health in Action: Diabetes and the School Community, American School Health Association, American Diabetes Association, Aug./Sept. 2002, Vol. 1, No. 1, 330-678-1601.
Your School & Your Rights: Protecting Children with Diabetes Against Discrimination in Schools and Day Care Centers, Alexandria, VA, American Diabetes Association, 2005 (brochure); available online at http://www.diabetes.org/advocacy-and-legalresources/discrimination/schools/scripts.jsp.*
Children with Diabetes: Information for School and Child Care Providers, Alexandria, VA, American Diabetes Association, 2004 (brochure); available online at http://www.diabetes.org/uedocuments/c-ren-wdiabetes-brochure-caregivers.pdf.*
Treating Diabetes Emergencies: What You Need to Know, Alexandria, VA, American Diabetes Association, 1995 (video); 1-800-232-6733.
American Diabetes Association: Complete Guide to Diabetes, Alexandria, VA, American Diabetes Association, 2005; 1-800-232-6733.
Raising a Child with Diabetes: A Guide for Parents, Alexandria, VA, American Diabetes Association, 2000; 1-800-232-6733.
Clarke W: Advocating for the child with diabetes. Diabetes Spectrum 12:230–236, 1999.
Education Discrimination Resources List, Alexandria VA, American Diabetes Association, 2006; available online at http://www.diabetes.org/advocacy-and-legalresources/discrimination/school/resources.jsp.*
Wizdom: A Kit of Wit and Wisdom for Kids with Diabetes (and their parents), Alexandria, VA, American Diabetes Association, 2000. Order information and select resources available at www.diabetes.org/wizdom.
Animas Corporation, What to Teach the Teacher, 2006; 1-877-937-7867; available online at http://animascorp.com/futuretechnologies/learningcenter/ar_teach.shtml.
Fredrickson L, Griff M: Pumper in the School, Insulin Pump Guide for School Nurses, School Personnel and Parents. MiniMed Professional Education, Your Clinical Coach. First Edition, May 2000. Medtronic, MiniMed, Inc., 1-800-440-7867.
Tappon D, Parker M, Bailey W: Easy As ABC, What You Need to Know About Children Using Insulin Pumps in School. Disetronic Medical Systems, Inc., 1-800-280-7801.
American Diabetes Association: http://www.diabetes.org/schooldiscrimination; http://www.diabetes.org/safeatschool.
Children with Diabetes: http://www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/d_0q_000.htm.
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    * These documents are available in the American Diabetes Association’s Education Discrimination Packet by calling 1-800-DIABETES.