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Diabetes In The Classroom: You Be The Teacher And Win!

Do you have a great tip for managing diabetes while in school? With the new school year quickly approaching, we want to hear about the ways you prepare. Do you have great tips when it comes to managing diabetes in the cafeteria, or in the middle of biology class? Whether your tip is for a little one just starting Kindergarten, a tween/teen or a young adult heading off to college, we want to hear from you!

Enter our “Back to School” Contest for a chance to win a Medtronic backpack with Medtronic accessories and your very own Lenny the Lion educational doll! The contest isn’t just about winning prizes, but connecting a community and sharing experiences, advice and helpful tips. To check out some examples of great tips, see Meri Schumacher’s recent post about going back to school with diabetes: Back to School with Diabetes [1].

Three contest winners and their tips will be featured in the Medtronic monthly newsletter and on our Facebook page! To enter, just fill out an entry form on our Facebook page [2] between August 15 and August 29 with your information, and share your favorite tip on the best way to manage diabetes at school. We’ll be showcasing our favorite tips for all fans to vote on from September 6th through the 13th- The three entries with the most votes will be announced as our winners!

Don’t delay – visit our Facebook page [3] and share your tip now!