ERIC Number: ED273592
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
A Tool for Assessing and Designing Comprehensive School Health Education in Iowa Schools.
Iowa State Dept. of Public Instruction, Des Moines.
This guide is for local schools to use as a means of assessing their current programs in health education and to plan for a comprehensive health education program for the future. The major sections include: (1) a schedule and a plan for implementing a local curriculum study in health education; (2) a suggested framework for the school health education program; (3) suggestions for curriculum development in health education; and (4) an instrument and a procedure for assessing curriculum programs and the identification of needed changes. The assessment instrument contains sample recommended goals, instructional suggestions, evaluation plans, and plans for program coordination. The appendixes include regulations from the Iowa Code pertaining to school health education, instructions for using the computerized curriculum guide which supplements this manual, descriptions of exemplary health education programs and information on further resources. (JD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Dept. of Public Instruction, Des Moines.
Note: Portions printed on colored paper.