Assembling the Team

Chef conducting demo with students

Build your wellness policy team and involve a variety of people in policy development, implementation, and assessment.



Tips for Involving Students in School Health and Wellness (PDF | 47.7 KB)

Center for Nutrition and Activity Promotion at Penn State College.

Examples for elementary, middle, and high schools to use for involving students in wellness initiatives.


Coordinated School Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


School Wellness Committee Toolkit (PDF | 7.36 MB)

Alliance for a Healthier Generation.


Effective School Health Advisory Councils: Moving From Policy to Action (PDF | 3.29 MB)

North Carolina State Board of Education Department of Public Instruction. Department of Health and Human Services.


Engaging Parents in School Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Identifies specific strategies and actions that schools can take to increase parent engagement in schools’ health promotion activities.