California - School nurse professional development: Staff qualifications and professional development

Area: 
Staff Qualifications And Professional Development
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law addresses providing professional development to all school nurses.

California Education Code 45391.

(c) Professional development training for classified school employees to update their skills and to learn best practices may include, but is not limited to, any of the following:

  • (9) Health, counseling, and nursing services, including training and staff development on the latest and best practices for pupil health care and counseling needs.
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