School based education

School Based Education

These educational programs are designed to provide students and staff with proper information related to seizure recognition and first aid, as well as to alleviate the stigma and misconceptions surrounding epilepsy in the school environment.

Seizure Training for School Personnel

Seizure Training for Childcare Personnel

Managing Students with Seizures

Seizure Smart Students

Seizure Action Plan Form for Children

For more information or to make an appointment, please contact Ayesha Akhtar at aakhtar@epilepsychicago.org.

There are several ISBE approved ways to complete the state-mandated Seizure First Aid training, please choose what is best for you:

In-Person or Virtually
Please complete this form to submit a training request. We will respond within 48 business hours.

Self-study
Global Compliance Network
Ed Learners Network

Scheduled Webinars
Hosted by the Epilepsy Foundation of America. Please refer to this website for a current listing of scheduled webinars, hosted by Patty Shafer, RN.

If you have any questions, please contact Ayesha Akhtar at aakhtar@epilepsychicago.org.