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ERIC Number: ED433315
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Pages: 366
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-88210-324-5
Health Is Academic. A Guide to Coordinated School Health Programs.
Marx, Eva, Ed.; Wooley, Susan Frelick, Ed.; Northrop, Daphne, Ed.
This book presents a collection of papers that define comprehensive school health programs and their components and provide action steps for their implementation at the local, state, and national levels: (1) "Linking Health and Learning: An Overview of Coordinated School Health Programs" (Floretta Dukes McKenzie and Julius B. Richmond); (2) "Implementing Coordinated School Health Programs in Local Schools" (Joyce V. Fetro); (3) "Comprehensive School Health Education" (David K. Lohrmann and Susan F. Wooley); (4) "Family and Community Involvement in School Health" (Pauline Carlyon, William Carlyon, and Alice R. McCarthy); (5) "A Healthy School Environment" (Alan Henderson and Daryl E. Rowe); (6) "Physical Education" (Vernal D. Seefeldt); (7) "School Counseling, Psychological, and Social Services" (Howard Adelman); (8) "School Health Services" (Paula Duncan and Judith B. Igoe); (9) "School Nutrition Services" (Dorothy Caldwell, Marion Nestle, and Werner Rogers); (10) "School-Site Health Promotion for Staff" (John P. Allegrante); (11) "The State Role in Coordinated School Health Programs" (Donald Ben Sweeney and Patricia Nichols); (12) "The National Role in Coordinated School Health Programs" (Brenda Z. Greene and Kristine I. McCoy); and (13) "Summary: Fulfilling the Promise" (Eva Marx). Two appendixes offer "National Organizations that Support Components of Coordinated School Health Programs" and "Federal School Health-Related Clearinghouses." (SM)
National Association of Secondary School Principals, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191-1537; Teachers College Press, 1234 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY 10027; (cloth: ISBN-0-8077-3714-3; paperback: ISBN-0-8077-3713-5).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control (DHHS), Atlanta, GA. Div. of Adolescent and School Health.
Authoring Institution: National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA.
Note: Foreword by Ernest L. Boyer.