How to Create a Healthy School: The Colorado Roadmap to Healthy Schools
The Roadmap is a step by step guide to creating a healthy school:
- Create a School Health Team
- Assess your school…how healthy are you already?
- Make an action plan…and take action!
- Evaluate your results and share your successes
- The Centers for Disease Control, Healthy Youth website has a variety of school health resources
- The Alliance for a Healthier Generation has a Healthy School Framework that allows schools to track progress and be recognized for outstanding accomplishments in school health
- Benefits associated with the eight components of coordinated school health