ERIC Number: EJ590589
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Promoting Sun Protection in Elementary Schools and Child Care Settings: The "SunSafe" Project.
Grant-Petersson, Jennifer; Dietrich, Allen J.; Sox, Carol Hill; Winchell, Charlotte Woodruff; Stevens, Marguerite M.
Journal of School Health, v69 n3 p100-06 Mar 1999
The SunSafe program promoted sun protection among rural New Hampshire children in elementary schools and day-care centers using education and outreach. The program was part of a randomized, controlled trial. Evaluation involved parent and teacher feedback, caregiver interviews, student testing, and observation. Results indicated that the program was acceptable and effective in influencing policies, attitudes, and behaviors. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New Hampshire