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School Health Index, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

School Health Index Frequently Asked Questions, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Training Tools for Healthy Schools e-Learning Series: School Health Index Course, e-Learning, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Using the School Health Index, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alliance for a Healthier Generation Wellness Policy ResourcesExternal, Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Bridging the Gap Research on District Wellness PoliciesExternal, Bridging the Gap

Local School Wellness Policy, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Local School Wellness Policy OverviewExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Local Wellness Policy ResourcesExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

National Wellness Policy StudyExternal, Institute for Health Research and Policy

School Wellness Working GroupExternal, Nutrition and Obesity Policy Research and Evaluation Network (NOPREN)

Team Nutrition Healthier Middle Schools: Everyone Can HelpExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Wellness Policy Tool: Seven Steps to SuccessExternal, Action for Healthy Kids

WellSAT: Wellness School Assessment ToolExternal, WellSAT

Afterschool Snack ProgramExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Choose My PlateExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Competitive Foods and Beverages in U.S. Schools: A State Policy AnalysisCdc-pdf, [PDF – 13.5MB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Comprehensive Framework for Addressing the School Nutrition Environment and ServicesCdc-pdf, [PDF – 3MB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dietary GuidelinesExternal, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Farm to SchoolExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Non-Food RewardsExternal, Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Nutrition and the Health of Young People, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Nutrition Standards for School MealsExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

School Breakfast Program ToolkitExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical ActivityCdc-pdf, [PDF – 973KB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

School Nutrition Environment, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

School Nutrition Environment and Wellness ResourcesExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

School Nutrition Success Stories, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Smart Snacks in SchoolsExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Take Action: SchoolsExternal, Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Team NutritionExternal, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Tools for SchoolsExternal, Action for Healthy Kids

Training Tools for Healthy Schools e-Learning Series: School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity, e-Learning, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Water and Nutrition, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fuel Up to Play 60: Funding General InformationExternal, Fuel Up to Play 60

Grade-Level Outcomes for K-12 Physical EducationCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 1MB], SHAPE America

Guide for Recess PolicyCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 2.2MB], SHAPE America

Increasing Physical Activity Through RecessCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 218KB], Active Living Research

Let’s Move! Active Schools HomepageExternal, Let’s Move! Active Schools

Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Physical Activity Guidelines for AmericansExternal, President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition

Physical Education Curriculum Analysis Tool (PECAT), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Play to Learn: Active Recess Through Systematic SupervisionCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 3.4MB], Minneapolis Public Schools

Presidential Youth Fitness Program HomepageExternal, Presidential Youth Fitness Program

Recess in Schools, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Recess Planning in SchoolsCdc-pdf, [PDF – 2.1MB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Recess Planning TemplateCdc-word, [DOCX – 97KB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

SHAPE America HomepageExternal, SHAPE America

Strategies for Recess in SchoolsCdc-pdf, [PDF – 2.7MB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Essential Components of Physical EducationCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 392KB] SHAPE America

The Crucial Role of Recess in SchoolExternal, American Academy of Pediatrics

Training Tools for Healthy Schools e-Learning Series: Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program, e-Learning, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Training Tools for Healthy Schools e-Learning Series: School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity, e-Learning, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Youth Physical Activity Guidelines Toolkit, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Aligning Health & Education in Today’s Economic ContextExternal, Education Update, ASCD

CDC Food Allergies in Schools Toolkit, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Childhood Obesity Facts, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Children’s Oral HealthExternal, American Academy of Pediatrics

HIPAA Privacy Rule: Its application to an elementary or secondary schoolExternal, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Insure all Children ToolkitExternal, Children’s Defense Fund

Managing Asthma: A Guide for SchoolsCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF- 5.8MB], National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Medicaid Free Care RuleCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 107KB], Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

National Association of School Nurses HomepageExternal, National Association of School Nurses

Safe at School Training Resources for School StaffExternal, American Diabetes Association

School –Based Health CentersExternal, School –Based Health Alliance

Seizures Training for School PersonnelExternal, Epilepsy Foundation

Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child: Integrating Oral Health with a Best Practice ApproachCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 1.7MB], Association‌ of‌ State‌ &‌ Territorial‌ Dental‌ Directors

Family and Community EngagementExternal, U.S. Department of Education

Family EngagementExternal, Coalition for Community Schools

Family-School RelationshipsExternal, ASCD Express, ASCD

In Sync With FamiliesExternal, ASCD Express, ASCD

National Parent Teacher Association HomepageExternal, National Parent Teacher Association

Parent Camp USAExternal, U.S Department of Education

Parent Engagement, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Parent Engagement: Overview BrochureCdc-pdf, [PDF – 4MB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Parent Engagement: For School Districts and School AdministratorsCdc-pdf, [PDF – 872KB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Parent Engagement: For Teachers and Other School StaffCdc-pdf, [PDF – 765KB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Parent Engagement: For Parents and FamiliesCdc-pdf, [PDF – 741KB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Parents for Healthy Schools, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Training Tools for Healthy Schools e-Learning Series: Parents for Healthy Schools, e-Learning, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

American School Counselors Association HomepageExternal,  American School Counselors Association

American School Counselors Association National ModelExternal,  American School Counselors Association

Anti-Bullying Policies and Enumeration: An Infobrief for Local Education Agencies,  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Bullying and Absenteeism: Information for State and Local Education AgenciesCdc-pdf, [PDF – 624KB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Conflict Resolution at School and on the PlaygroundExternal,  Center for Negotiation and Conflict Resolution

Emotionally Healthy KidsExternal, ASCD Express, ASCD

School Climate Surveys Platform and Resources (EDSCLS)External,  U.S. Department of Education

Social and Emotional Learning: Opportunities For Massachusetts, Lessons For The NationCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 8MB], ASCD-Rennie Center

Social and Emotional Learning: Policy and PracticeExternal, Webinar, ASCD

Stop Bullying HomepageExternal,  U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

Technical Assistance Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions and SupportsExternal,  Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports

The National Center on Safe Supportive Learning EnvironmentsExternal,  U.S. Department of Education

Understanding Bullying Fact SheetCdc-pdf, [PDF – 185KB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

US Department of Education Policy, Guidance, and Resources for School Climate and DisciplineExternal,  US Department of Education

What Educators Need to Know About CyberbullyingExternal, Policy priorities, ASCD

Employee WellnessExternal, Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Facts on Health Promotion for StaffCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF- 225KB], Alliance for a Healthier Generation

School Employee WellnessExternal, Directors of Health Promotion and Education

Workplace Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry HomepageExternal,  American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

American School Counselor Association HomepageExternal,  American School Counselor Association

Center for School Mental Health HomepageExternal,  Center for School Mental Health

Mental Health in Schools: An OverviewExternal,  Center for Mental Health in Schools

National Association of School Psychologists HomepageExternal,  National Association of School Psychologists

National Association of Social Workers HomepageExternal,  National Association of Social Workers

National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP)External,  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Appropriate Practices in School-Based Health EducationExternal, SHAPE America

Characteristics of an Effective Health Education Curriculum, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Health Education Curriculum Analysis Tool (HECAT), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Health Education in Schools: The Importance of Establishing Healthy Behaviors in our Nation’s YouthCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 132KB], the American Diabetes Association, and the American Heart Association

National Health Education Standards, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Back to School Toolkit to Reduce RisksExternal, Coalition for Healthier Schools

Creating Healthy Indoor Air Quality in SchoolsExternal, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Increasing Access to Drinking Water in SchoolsCdc-pdf, [PDF – 1.5MB], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Keep it Flowing: A Practical Guide to School Drinking Water Planning, Maintenance & RepairCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 1MB], Harvard School of Public Health Prevention Research Center

National Program for Playground Safety: Online TrainingExternal, website/e-Learning, National Program for Playground Safety

Playground SafetyExternal, Consumer Product Safety Commission

Safer Playgrounds: Assessing Layout, supervision, and Staff TrainingExternal, Committee for Children

Towards Healthy Schools: Reducing Risks to ChildrenCdc-pdfExternal, [PDF – 6.2MB], Coalition for Healthy Schools

Water Access in Schools, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Your Drinking WaterExternal, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Professional Development 101: Part 1 – The Basics, e-Learning, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Professional Development 101: Part 2 – The Basics, e-Learning, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Training Tools for Healthy Schools, e-Learning, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

BAM! Body and Mind, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

School Health Policies and Practices Study, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

School Health Profiles, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Survey, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention