Health Education

  • Health Education Strands:

    • Strand 1: Nutrition and Physical Activity
    • Strand 2: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
    • Strand 3: Safety
    • Strand 4: Social and Emotional Health
    • Strand 5: Personal Health and Wellness
    • Strand 6: HIV Prevention
    • Strand 7: Sexuality Education

    SHEAC = Sexual Health Education Advisory Committee  
  • Content Standards:

    Standard 1: Core Concepts - Apply health promotion and disease prevention concepts and principles to personal, family, and community health issues.

    Standard 2: Access Information - Access valid health information and appropriate health promoting products and services.

    Standard 3: Health Behaviors - Practice health enhancing behaviors and reduce health risks.

    Standard 4: Influences - Analyze the influence of cultural beliefs, media, and technology on health.

    Standard 5: Goal Setting - Use goal setting skills to enhance health.

    Standard 6: Decision Making - Use decision-making skills to enhance health.

    Standard 7: Social Skills - Demonstrate effective interpersonal communication and other social skills which enhance health.

    Standard 8: Advocacy - Demonstrate advocacy skills for enhanced personal, family, and community health.