NASN2014 Objectives: Through attending NASN2014, school nurses will be able to: 1. Describe current research activities related to emerging and novel approaches to advancing student health. 2. Apply proven nursing strategies for increasing the self-management behaviors of children and adolescents. 3. Develop collaborative partnerships at the local, state and national level, to improve the health of the school and community. 4. Identify the benefits and challenges to the use of information technology in school nursing practice.