ERIC Number: ED256729
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Manitoba Health Assessment Program 1982. Final Report.
Manitoba Dept. of Education, Winnipeg.
Test results and interpretations, conclusions, and recommendations are presented from the Health Assessment Program conducted in the Manitoba public schools in 1982. Chapter I provides an overview and highlights the health assessment and major findings of fifth and tenth grade student assessments. Major findings of the teacher and administrator surveys are reported and recommendations are summarized. In chapter II, the report's format is described and examples are presented of questions used to test students' knowledge and comprehension of health matters and their ability to apply their knowledge in real life situations. Samples are given of questions designed to measure health attitudes, habits, and feelings. The sequential steps of the assessment program are outlined. The third and fourth chapters contain achievement results, conclusions, and recommendations for grades five and ten. The fifth chapter presents the results of surveys of teachers and administrators on such factors as time spent on health education, availability of resources, and their opinions on the most effective methods of health education. The final chapter offers overall conclusions and recommendations based upon the entire Health Assessment Program. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Manitoba Dept. of Education, Winnipeg.
Identifiers - Location: Canada