Anaphylaxis is a severe and sudden allergic reaction when a person is exposed to an allergen. The most common allergens in school-aged children are eggs, peanuts, treenuts (eg. cashews), cow's milk, fish and shellfish, wheat, soy, certain insect stings and medications. Includes details of the new Anaphylaxis Guidelines for Victorian Government Schools that have been developed to assist schools in planning for and supporting students with severe, life threatening allergies (anaphylaxis).
Cyberbullying is direct verbal or indirect bullying behaviours using digital technologies including mobile phones, email and social media tools. This includes harassment via a mobile phone, setting up a defamatory personal website or deliberately excluding someone from social networking spaces.
These resources will enhance principal's knowledge about aspects of their responsibility in relation to student wellbeing.