The Society's tool for promoting Coordinated School Health is now available for download!
Today, four leading health organizations released the first-ever national standards for sexuality education in schools. Published in the Journal of School Health, the ground-breaking National Sexuality Education Standards: Core Content and Skills, K–12 provide clear, consistent, and straightforward guidance on the essential minimum, core content for sexuality education that is developmentally and age-appropriate for students in grades Kindergarten through grade 12.
Introducing the Student Health Advocacy Coalition! Following many months of work by the organizing committee to establish a pilot infrastructure, I am pleased to announce the recent launch of the new Student Health Advocacy Coalition (SHAC). Previously known as the Friends of School Health, SHAC is a coalition of national organizations dedicated to promoting the health and well-being...
Concerned about Concussions in Sports? A New FREE Online Training Helps Prepare Coaches in Less than 30 Minutes!Each day in our nation, hundreds of thousands of young athletes head out to fields, ice and gymnasiums to practice and compete in a wide variety of sports. There's no doubt that these sports are a great way for kids and teens to stay healthy, as well as learn important leadership and team-building skills.