Creating and Maintaining Healthy School-Age Environments
2 hours (0.2 CEUs)
Keeping school-age children healthy is a major priority for school-age programs. This requires giving careful attention to setting up the environment in a way that promotes healthy habits, and using effective strategies for monitoring and maintaining a hygienic environment. Because school-age children are growing towards independence, it is also important to help them develop habits and behaviors for living a healthy life-style.
Content Area I: Planning a safe and healthy learning environment
VII.A: Establishing Healthy Practices