College of Health Sciences

Center for Healthy Schools

Bethann Cinelli, D.Ed
211 Sturzebecker HSC
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-2931
bcinelli@wcupa.edu


Resources

Center for Healthy Schools

Resource Page

 

              The following resources are provided to aid you in your efforts to build healthy school communities.  We encourage you to examine each one as they provide unique approaches to youth health.  A sampling of what is available is:

 

  • Assessment tools
  • School health education resources
  • Curriculum development based on state standards
  • Lesson plans
  • Activities and worksheets
  • Grant funding
  • General youth health information

 

 You will find that these resources include tools for all constituents including youth, parents, and communities.  You will also find that they are applicable in a number of settings including the classroom, home, and community.

 

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Healthy Youth)

http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/

 

Action For Healthy Kids

http://www.actionforhealthykids.org/

 

Alliance for a Healthier Generation

http://www.healthiergeneration.org/

 

Kids Health

http://kidshealth.org/

 

Team Nutrition

http://www.fns.usda.gov/TN/

 

Pennsylvania Department of Education Academic Standards for Health and Physical Education

H&PE state standards.pdf

 

Pennsylvania Department of Education Wellness Policies

http://www.education.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/national_school_lunch/7487/local_wellness_policy_resources/509212

 

Let’s Move in Schools

http://www.aahperd.org/letsmoveinschool/

 

Let’s Move

http://www.letsmove.gov/

 

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (We Can!)

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/obesity/wecan/

Aligning Health and Education in the School Setting