child health : child school health
| Child School Health Listings:
The Environmental Cyber Schoolhouse - An interactive, web-based curriculum for grades 9 through 12 that teaches students about the role of biomedical research in environmental toxicology on well-being.
Health Opportunities for Today and Tomorrow (HOTT) - Health career research on hundreds of occupations. Resources and links to college and university programs in Michigan.
Kent Health and Education Partnership - Covers issues about making the school a safer place, stopping bullying, ensuring the grounds are clean and giving pupils a say in how their school is run. UK based.
Making the Grade - Information on statistics, program development, and state and national policies related to school-based health centers. State specific summaries included.
The New Physical Education - An exploration of the downside of this recent development including fewer competitive activities and more activities that emphasize personal achievement such as rock-climbing, kick-boxing and tai-chi.
PBS TeacherSource: Health and Fitness - Over 300 free resources and lesson plans to help instruct students how to make informed decisions about their health.
Posture Miseducation in Schools - How a combination of incorrect posture advice, overweight backpacks, and harmful school furniture endanger children's posture. Article by Robert Rickover.
The Public Education Network - Addresses the challenge of meeting the non-academic needs of youth. The initiative takes a coordinated-services approach in the areas of comprehensive services, children's health insurance, school safety, and community planning.
School Surveys - Internet surveys for use in primary and secondary schools doing personal social and health education topics.
Suicide in the School: A Health Issue - Identifying and intervening with students at risk for suicide. Setting up school protocols for prevention and dealing with the aftermath of a suicide.
Teaching Health and Using Technology - About helping students and teachers find health information be inspired. Features digital images of students and student projects and provides ideas for using technology in middle school health education.
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