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Bergling, Emily; Pendleton, Divyani; Shore, Emily; Harpin, Scott; Whitesell, Nancy; Puma, Jini – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: School-based programs are widely implemented to address childhood obesity. Despite the promise of these programs, evidence on their effectiveness is mixed. Adopting a dissemination and implementation (D&I) science focus utilizing mixed methods can provide a broader understanding and more robust details about these programs. The…
Descriptors: Nutrition Instruction, Educational Environment, Obesity, Health Education
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Lu, Stacy V.; Gross, Julia; Harper, Kaitlyn M.; Medina-Perez, Karen; Wilson, Michael J.; Gross, Susan M. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides free and nutritious meals to children under age 18 during out-of-school times. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Maryland sponsors served over 9.5 million meals to children through an expanded version of the SFSP. This study aimed to explore and compare the factors that enabled 2 SFSP…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Summer Programs, School Community Programs
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Kranz, Ashley M.; Steiner, Elizabeth D.; Mitchell, Jean M. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: Schools have a long history of delivering health services, but it is unclear how the COVID-19 pandemic may have disrupted this. This study examined changes in school-based health services and student needs before and during the pandemic and the factors important for delivering school-based health services. Methods: A web-based survey…
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Pandemics, COVID-19, Student Needs
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Lee, Stephanie S.; Weitz, Michelle; Ardlie, Kristin; Bantham, Amy; Schuckel, Michele Fronk; Goehringer, Katey; Hogue, Caitlin; Hosking, Rosy; Mortimer, Kathleen; Saadat, Alham; Seaman-Chandler, Jill; Linas, Benjamin P.; Ciaranello, Andrea – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: The financial costs and human resource requirements at the school and district level to implement a SARS-CoV-2 screening program are not well known. Methods: A consortium of Massachusetts public K-12 schools was formed to implement and evaluate a range of SARS-CoV-2 screening approaches. Participating districts were surveyed weekly…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Screening Tests, Program Implementation
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Ward, Marcia M.; Ullrich, Fred; Merchant, Kimberly A. S.; Carter, Knute D.; Bhagianadh, Divya; Lacks, Meghan; Taylor, Erika; Gordon, Jennifer – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: Receiving treatment for behavioral health disorders remains problematic due to profound provider shortages. Telebehavioral health services are effective for providing quality care, but research literature on these services in schools is limited. Methods: Data were collected during Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters on all students…
Descriptors: Access to Health Care, Behavior Problems, Videoconferencing, Computer Mediated Communication
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Ganesh, Prakash R.; May, Ross; Dandurand, Mitch; Graham, Jeffrey; Rose, Johnie; Gullett, Heidi; Covell, Dave; Stange, Kurt C. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: A school district in Northern Ohio implemented a COVID-19 surveillance program from January 4 to May 21, 2021, as in-person school and extracurricular activities resumed. Methods: Among 560 staff members and >6300 students, random weekly testing was performed on 563 students and weekly for 204 students participating in…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, School Districts, Incidence
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Whitesell, Anne; Fitch, Hunter – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: Millions of school-aged children receive free or reduced-price lunches through the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National School Lunch Program; that service was disrupted when public schools closed at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. Prior to the pandemic, this program received little attention on school…
Descriptors: Social Media, Health Promotion, Nutrition Instruction, Health Programs
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Keane, Kevin; Evans, Retta R. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are associated with poorer health and educational outcomes. With over 20% of children experiencing multiple ACEs, interventions must target protective factors to improve outcomes among these students. Teacher-student relationships (TSRs) integrated with the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child…
Descriptors: Teacher Student Relationship, Resilience (Psychology), Experience, Educational Environment
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Lee, Ryan C.; Soto, Daniel W.; Deva, Sohini; Macedo, Marisol; Shanker, Kush; Rodriguez, Anna; Alhajri, Danyah; Unger, Jennifer B. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: School-based COVID-19 testing is a potential strategy to limit COVID-19 transmission among youth in congregate settings such as schools, sports programs, and summer camps. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of frequent rapid antigen testing at a supervised distance-learning setting for elementary…
Descriptors: Program Evaluation, COVID-19, Pandemics, Diagnostic Tests
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Thakkar, Pavan V.; Zimmerman, Kanecia O.; Benjamin, Daniel K.; Kalu, Ibukunoluwa C. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: School closures were initially believed to mitigate SARS-CoV-2, but instead may have had a limited role in reducing community SARS-CoV-2 transmission. We describe a single school's experience with in-person education during the COVID-19 pandemic. Methods: From August 17, 2020 through January 23, 2021, we conducted a prospective study…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Elementary Secondary Education, Private Schools
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Lee, Hyanghee; Henry, Kimberly L. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: To determine if school engagement is a viable target for early prevention of adolescent substance use, this study investigated whether school engagement in early adolescence (ages 12-14) is a cause of alcohol and cannabis use during middle to late adolescence (ages 15-19). Methods: To facilitate causal inference, inverse probability of…
Descriptors: Early Adolescents, Adolescents, Late Adolescents, Prevention
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Lowe, Ashley A.; Phan, Hanna; Hall-Lipsy, Elizabeth; O'Shaughnessy, Scott; Nash, Bradley; Volerman, Anna; Gerald, Lynn B. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: Children with asthma should have immediate access to rescue medication. Yet, <15% of children have access to this life-saving drug while at school. Methods: A search was conducted in the all states database of Westlaw to identify which the US states, territories, and the District of Columbia have a law for K-12 schools. Terms…
Descriptors: School Health Services, Drug Therapy, Diseases, State Legislation
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Beran, Krista M.; Scafide, Katherine N. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: Sport-related concussions are a major public health problem with only 50% of concussed teens reporting their symptoms. The purpose of this systematic review was to identify individual and institutional factors that contribute to concussion knowledge, attitude, and reporting behaviors among US high school athletes. Methods: The…
Descriptors: Head Injuries, Brain, Athletics, Athletes
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Barrense-Dias, Yara; Chok, Lorraine; Stadelmann, Sophie; Berchtold, André; Suris, Joan-Carles – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: There is a gap in the literature regarding data on sexting among youth under the age of 16 whereas the problems related to this practice could affect them more because of their ongoing development. This study aims to determine the prevalence rate and characteristics of sending one's own sexually related image among middle-school teens.…
Descriptors: Middle School Students, Handheld Devices, Telecommunications, Sexuality
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McDade, Jessica E.; Deming, Hannah C.; Jinks-Chang, Samara; Paulsen, Maria R.; Bui, Anthony L.; Vavilala, Monica S.; Rivara, Frederick P.; Bulger, Eileen M. – Journal of School Health, 2022
Background: Uncontrolled bleeding is the leading preventable cause of death after injury. Stop the Bleed (STB) is a bleeding control training with proposed expansion into schools. However, the attitudes of guardians, specifically those with past trauma/injury, towards expanding STB into schools are unknown. Methods: A cross-sectional survey…
Descriptors: High School Students, Caregiver Attitudes, Trauma, Injuries
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