Health Education

Health education programs use skill-based instruction to teach students about important health behaviors like healthy eating and physical activity. They provide functional knowledge and critical health skills that build personal confidence and the ability to deal with social pressures. Health education programs give students the knowledge and skills to become successful learners and healthy adults.

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Health Curriculum

Create a curriculum that includes functional knowledge and essential skills for students to achieve healthy behavioral outcomes.

GO TO Health Curriculum

Health in the Classroom

Improve student’s health literacy by incorporating lessons and activities that empower students to take charge of their health.

GO TO Health in the Classroom

State Standards

Understand the guidelines that your state has in place to keep your program in line with the latest standards.

GO TO State Standards

Talk with Our Expert

Lisa Perry National Physical Education and Physical Activity Advisor.
Ask her questions, get her suggestions, and see how she can help you create a healthier environment.

Get to know Lisa | Email Lisa | Phone: (970) 409 - 9864

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Assess Your School

The Healthy Schools Program can help you assess your school's efforts and establish a wellness council and policies.

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Find Your School

As part of our program, you will be able to create a customizable Action Plan to guide your steps toward an effective wellness council and policies.

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