Maryla Bialobrzeska, Christina Randell, Liora Hellmann, Gisela Winkler

Creating a Caring School: Toolkit Other

This list of contacts, services and resources is by no means exhaustive, but merely illustrative of the kinds of government and non – government programmes and services that are available to schools.

Creating a Caring School: Toolkit Introduction

This resource is comprised of two companion components, the guide and the toolkit.

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This resource is comprised of two companion components, the guide and the toolkit.

Creating a Caring School: A Guide for School Management Teams.Learning Guide: Unit 8 - Developing a school-based care and support plan.

Unit 8 is a planning unit. The insights gained from the previous units and the activities you completed up to now are building blocks that culminate in a well-considered integrated and coherent strategic plan of care and support for your school.

Learning Guide: Unit 7 - Counselling support for vulnerable learners.

This unit explores the role of the school management team (SMT) in managing a strategy for the school to identify and support vulnerable learners holistically.

Creating a Caring School: A Guide for School Management Teams.Learning Guide: Unit 5 - Good nutrition for learning.

We start off Unit 5 with a story that encourages you to reflect on a key question: Why should the provision of nutritious food for vulnerable children be a central concern for school management?

Creating a Caring School: A Guide for School Management Teams. Learning Guide: Unit 4 - Networks of care and support.

Networking and the formation of partnerships is not an optional extra; it must become an integral part of the strategy to manage sustainable support for vulnerable learners.

Creating a Caring School: A Guide for School Management Teams. Learning Guide: Unit 3 - Care for vulnerable learners

In Unit 3 we place the spotlight on learners and investigate what we mean by vulnerable learners, what challenges they face, and why the school can be such a powerful and positive influence in their lives.

Creating a Caring School: A Guide for School Management Teams. Learning Guide: Unit 2 - Schools as centres of care.

In Unit 2 we start off by examining relevant policies and guidelines dealing with education issues relating to HIV and AIDS in the South African context and probe the reasons for the gap between policy and practice.