In this section, explore successful programs, how-to guides and other creative ideas for working with school leaders to promote healthy habits at home and at school.
Find out how to start a conversation around your school’s wellness committee, how you can play a supportive role and how to keep your committee active and effective.Learn More ›
Writing a letter to the editor (LTE) is another great way to start community dialogue around how school leaders and parents can best encourage healthy lifestyles. Here are a few tips and a sample letter to get you started.Learn More ›
Like what you’ve seen? Check out these links to like-minded organizations for more information and ideas on how you can help your kids develop healthy habits for life.Learn More ›
Explore wellness resources, guidelines and tips and tricks for how you can help make positive changes in your kids’ schools in collaboration with school leaders and other like-minded families and individuals.Learn More ›
Exposure to healthy habits can’t end when the school bell rings. Discover tips for creating healthy environments at home.Learn More ›
Traditional fundraisers often focus on selling low-nutrition foods and beverages, putting students’ health in jeopardy. Studies have found that every separate food‐related activity that promotes low‐nutrition foods in school is associated with a 10% increase in students’ Body Mass Indexes.