Oral Health Videocast Series

Episode 2

School Nurses: Partnering with Parents on Oral Health Care


When school nurses establish meaningful partnerships with parents, everyone wins! Take a few minutes to learn how to establish parent partnerships and implement interventions that can create change for an entire family.

Moderator: Tia Campbell, MSN, RN, NCSN, School Health Specialist, Virginia Department of Education
Guests: Gail Zukosky, Public Health Nurse Cluster 5/School Health - Fairfax County, VA
Jennifer Torres, Parent - Fairfax County, VA

Additional Episodes


Listen to school nurses who understand this important role and have implemented vital services into their school nursing practice.

Watch Episode 1

This episode outlines the important steps of preventative oral health care and also discusses the appropriate interventions to take in a potential dental emergency.

Watch Episode 3