Training

If you are self registering as a first time user please identify the specific online course of interest within the box titled “Intended Use of WVLearns”. Examples of online courses: Communicable Disease Training, Introduction to School Nursing Training and/or OTC Training.

If you have registered for WVDE eLearning  in the past but do not know your username please e-mail WVLearns@access.k12.wv.us. Include your full name (first, middle, and last), school and county of employment and any e-mail addresses you may be using. This information will allow the WVLearns administrator to find your past registration based on the email address which was originally used for registration.

If you know your username or registered with your access email account (use the first part of access e-mail account as your username), go to http://wvlearns.k12.wv.us/index.asp. On the left side of the page enter your username and click “forgot password” to enable WVLearns to email you with your password.


 

Training Sessions on the Electronic Health Data System Offered by Regional Wellness Specialists

 

WVDE technology application utilizes hand-held computing devices (i.e., iTouch, iPad or iPhone) for specific WVEIS health data entry. Each county has received grant awards from the WVDE for the purchase of needed equipment. The RESA School Wellness Specialists and WVEIS Coordinators are currently providing training for use of the application. These training sessions are intended for any and all school personnel that coordinate and/or participate in the school enrollment and screening process (i.e. school nurses, early childhood/Pre-k coordinators, special education staff). Training topics will include background on the HealthCheck and utilization of the new WVEIS Web-based Wellness Screens as well as the Electronic Health Data iPod/iPad application.

For information on training dates and locations in your region, contact your RESA School Wellness Specialist:

 

RESA 1, Ann Sammons, asammons@access.k12.wv.us, 304-256-4712 ext. 1121

                 

RESA 2, Keith Dalton, kddalton@access.k12.wv.us, 304-529-6205 ext 28

 

RESA 3, Electa Crowder, ecrowder@access.k12.wv.us, 304-766-7655 ext 114

 

RESA 4, 304-872-6440 ext 19

 

RESA 5, 304-485-6315

 

RESA 6, Caryn Puskarich, cpuskari@access.k12.wv.us, 304-231-3816

 

RESA 7, 304-624-6554 ext 238

 

RESA 8, 304-267-3595 


For more information please contact Rebecca King at rjking@access.k12.wv.us or by calling (304)558-8830.


Oral Health Training Available from AAP

FREE Nursing CEUs for School Nurses from WVDE-Office of Healthy Schools

This training is geared for nurses working with the pediatric population, and health care providers treating children in rural and underserved communities where pediatric dental care is more restricted. The training is designed so that the participant can take the entire training or only the sections for which they have an interest. The American Academy of Pediatrics will provide you with a certificate of completion with hours logged documented upon completion. The WVDE Office of Healthy Schools will provide you with one nursing contact hour per 50 minutes of PACT training.

First go to http://www.aap.org/oralhealth/pact/index.cfm to access the training modules.  At the end of each module complete the post-test for CME credit.  Once you have completed all the modules you desire (potential for 13 modules), please submit your CME certificate(s) to WVDE Office of Healthy Schools along with the registration form below to receive nursing CEU(s).

Please register for the WVDE Office of Healthy Schools Nursing CEU(s) Registration Form after fully completing the desired AAP oral health online training modules and receiving your CME certificate(s).

WVDE Office of Healthy Schools Nursing CEU Provider #WV1998-0231RN

Nurse Practitioners Note: This program is approved for 11.0 NAPNAP contact hours of which zero contain pharmacology (Rx) content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education Guidelines.