Resources to inspire school communities to take wellness policies from paper to practice.
Establish a Successful Wellness Team
Assess the Quality of a District Policy
Find Spending Flexibility with the Local Control Funding Formula
Get Moving With Sample Action Plans and Model Policies
Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) Resources
This report, by Attendance Works and the Everyone Graduates Center, September 2017, provides a national and state analysis of how many schools face high levels of chronic absence and discusses the implications for state and local action.
Implementation of ESSA provides a number of policy levers for promoting healthy schools and student wellness. ESSA Implementation: Key Opportunities to Support Health and Wellness summarizes Healthy Schools Campaign's analysis of those opportunities. This document focuses on supporting advocates who are interested in working with state-level policymakers to develop state ESSA plans, and provides practical resources and emphasizes several key areas with the greatest potential impact on student health.