Staff Role Modeling
Teachers, school staff, out-of-school time program leaders, and administrators can practice healthy eating to reinforce this behavior with students and to support consistent messages in schools about the importance of good nutrition. Teachers, staff, and administrators can model healthy behaviors to students by being physically active, consuming healthy foods and beverages, and getting involved in the school’s employee wellness program.
- Alliance for a Healthier Generation Employee Wellness
- CDC School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity [PDF – 973KB]
- CDC Tips for Promoting School Employee Wellness [PDF – 620 KB]
- Healthy School, Healthy Staff, Healthy Students: A Guide to Improving School Employee Wellness [PDF – 1.86 MB]