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Food Pyramid Game

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Healthy Schools, Healthy Youth!-CDC



Health Education in WV Schools

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Learn To Be Healthy - Free Lesson Plans


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House Bill 2816

§5-1E-1. Findings and purposes.
The Legislature finds and declares that the rise in obesity and related weight problems accompanied by the resulting incidence of chronic disease has created a health care crisis that burdens the health care infrastructure of the state.

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(Click here to view instructions on administering HEAP)

In the 2002-2003 school year, the Office of Healthy Schools at the West Virginia Department of Education planned and implemented its first ever statewide assessment of health education. A team of health educators from across WV planned and implemented this assessment. Assessment items were taken from the State Collaborative on Assessment and Student Standards Health Education Assessment Project (SCASS-HEAP).

Click here to read more about HEAP