ERIC Number: ED264233
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
A Guide to Curriculum Planning in Health Education. Bulletin No. 6102.
Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
This curriculum guide is a resource book for designing a comprehensive health education curriculum for grades K-12. After an overview on the philosophy and goals of health education in the schools and a preview of the ten major content areas, the following topics are covered: (1) accident prevention and safety; (2) community health; (3) consumer health; (4) environmental health; (5) family life education; (6) mental and emotional health; (7) nutrition; (8) personal health; (9) prevention and control of disease; (10) substance use and abuse; (11) current and future issues; and (12) health careers in Wisconsin. Appended are: (1) role description for a health education coordinator; (2) resources; (3) practical principles in effective use of print materials; (4) checklist for evaluating a school health education program; (5) Wisconsin statutes: school health education; (6) certification requirements for health education teachers in Wisconsin; and (7) criteria for comprehensive school health education. (JD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin