SDE: Concussion Education Plan and Guidelines for Connecticut Schools - Section 3: Implementation of the Concussion Education Plan

Section 3

Implementation of the Concussion Education Plan

The most effective implementation of concussion education plans is the result of a multidisciplinary approach with collaboration, communication and team planning among school administrators, teachers, coaches, school nurses, athletic directors, athletic trainers, other school staff, health care providers, parents and students. School districts should have clear districtwide policies and procedures that inform team planning regarding the prevention and management of concussions, return-to-play protocols and prevention of further injuries.

School districts should customize the concussion education plan by incorporating their local or regional board of education policies and procedures related to concussion education, prevention and management, including:

Note: A Concussion Education Plan Implementation Checklist is provided in appendix C.

 




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