Stories of Achievement Videos

The videos below highlight some of the successful school health programs and initiatives administered by two CDC-funded state education agencies.

Kentucky Success Story Video

Missouri: Supporting the Well-Being of School Employees on the Front Lines

Dr. Lauren Schwarz, a clinical psychologist working with Missouri Healthy Schools, tells how taking care of the mental health and well-being of school employees supports student health and academic success.

Missouri Success Story Video

Oklahoma: Painted Play Spaces Brightens Up School Days

Joy Hofmeister, Oklahoma Superintendent of Public Instruction, explains how schools have maintained safety during recess and supported the health and well-being of students.

Learn more about the impact and reach of CDC-funded school health programs on our Stories of Achievement page.