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Healthful school environment.

Joint Committee on Health Problems in Education.

Healthful school environment.

by Joint Committee on Health Problems in Education.

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Published by National Education Association in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • School hygiene.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEditors: Charles C. Wilson [and] Elizabeth Avery Wilson.
    ContributionsWilson, Charles Christopher, 1895- ed., Wilson, Elizabeth Avery, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB3405 .J613 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 296 p.
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5694009M
    LC Control Number70078747

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    Chapter 7 - Resolving Conflicts & Preventing Violence. Chapter 8 - Tobacco. Chapter 9 - Alcohol. Chapter 10 - Drugs. Chapter 11 - Personal Health & Consumer Choices. Chapter 12 - Growing & Changing. Chapter 13 - Communicable Diseases. Chapter 14 - Non-Communicable Diseases. Chapter 15 - Personal Safety. Chapter 16 - The Environment & Your Health. Fresh Fruits and Vegetables: A Centerpiece of a Healthy School Environment. Fall / Winter Training Registration Open. This two-day training provides tools to support an increase of fresh fruits and vegetables on school campuses through fun, interactive, and skill-building activities.

      Physical environment refers to the level of upkeep, ambient noise, lighting, indoor air quality and/or thermal comfort of the school’s physical building and its location within the community. The physical environment of the school speaks to the contribution that safe, clean, and comfortable surroundings make to a positive school climate in. The physical and aesthetic surroundings and the psychosocial climate and culture of the school are critical factors that influence the health of students. Factors that influence the physical environment include the school building and the area surrounding it, any biological or .


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Healthful school environment by Joint Committee on Health Problems in Education. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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