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Tools and Resources

The following tools and resources can help states, Early Care and Education (ECE) leaders, and public health practitioners promote good nutrition and physical activity in the ECE setting.

  • Achieving a State of Healthy Weight Report: National Assessment of Child Care Regulations (2020)
    Annual report assesses new and revised child care regulations in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. States’ rules are rated on 47 healthy weight practices drawn from Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education Programs, 2nd Edition.
  • Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (Go NAP SACC)
    Easy-to-use online tools to build healthy eating and physical activity habits in children.
  • National Farm to Early Care and Education
    Website to help ECE programs and schools enrich community connections with fresh, healthy food and local food producers by changing food purchasing and education practices.

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