Sharpen the Wellness Policy in your School

Nutrition Education

Wellness policies are required to identify goals for nutrition education. Each district has the opportunity to choose its own goals to meet this requirement. We encourage standards-based nutrition education integrated into a comprehensive health education curriculum, with other nutrition-related lessons incorporated as feasible into classes taught in other disciplines. The following are simply a few suggestions among dozens of possibilities.

1. Comprehensive Health Education Curriculum

Check out our "Healthy Kids Better Students" Newsletter focusing on Nutrition Education

2. Other Policy Considerations for Nutrition Education