ERIC Number: ED468428
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Nevada Department of Education Health Content Standards [and] Performance Level Descriptors.
Nevada State Dept. of Education, Carson City.
This document presents content and performance standards for health and safety education in Nevada's public schools. The seven content standards are: students will comprehend concepts related to health promotion and disease prevention; students will demonstrate the ability to access valid health information and health-promoting products and services; students will demonstrate the ability to practice health-enhancing behaviors and reduce health risks; students will analyze the influence of culture, media, technology, and other factors on health; students will demonstrate the ability to use interpersonal communication skills to enhance health; students will demonstrate the ability to use goal setting and decision making skills to enhance health; and students will demonstrate the ability to advocate for personal and community health. Health performance level descriptors are presented for grades 2, 3, 5, 8, and 12. (SM)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Comprehensive School Health Education, Decision Making, Elementary Secondary Education, Health Behavior, Health Promotion, Interpersonal Communication, Safety Education
For full text: http://www.nde.state.nv.us.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Authoring Institution: Nevada State Dept. of Education, Carson City.
Identifiers - Location: Nevada