ERIC Number: ED326984
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
School Health in America: An Assessment of State Policies To Protect and Improve the Health of Students. Fifth Edition.
Lovato, Chris Y.; And Others
Information about the current status of state support for school health programs is provided in this report. A survey of state directors responsible for each school health area in the 50 states and District of Columbia yielded a response rate of 100 percent. Seven chapters cover state organization and coordination, personnel, and programming aspects of (1) school health instruction; (2) school health services; (3) the environment; (4) physical education; (5) food and nutrition services; (6) guidance and counseling; and (7) school psychological services. Twenty-one tables are included. (LMI)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control (DHHS/PHS), Atlanta, GA.
Authoring Institution: American School Health Association, Kent, OH.; Texas Univ., Houston. Southwest Center for Prevention Research.