Schools

Related Resources

Browse our library of materials and external links related to childhood obesity prevention in schools.

Please note that, while some of these materials are available for immediate download, there may be some secure items for which you must request access.

Blueprint—Schools Section

Schools chapter in Blueprint.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Blueprint, General Resources

Chicago Police Department Website

https://portal.chicagopolice.org/portal/page/portal/ClearPath

The CPD website is designed to provide general information about the Chicago Police Department and the Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy (CAPS). You will also find information on how you can make your neighborhood a safer, more enjoyable place to live.

Related Interest Group(s): Physical Activity, Schools, Policy and Advocacy

Related Topics: Safe Streets

Chicago Public Schools Office of Student Health and Wellness Approved Food and Fitness Partner List

The Food and Fitness Partner list was developed by the Chicago Public Schools Office of Student Health and Wellness. The partners included in this document have been vetted and reviewed by CPS to provide range of healthy eating, physical activity and wellness activities and services for schools.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Developing a School Recess Plan

CPS guide for establishing recess as part of the school day.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Efforts to Promote Healthy and Local Foods in School

Presentation on local foods in schools by Jean Saunders/Chartwell at Healthy Teacher Network event.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Go Slow Whoa Activity

Go Slow Whoa activity presented at Healthy Teacher Network event.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Healthy Teacher Network Application Form

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Healthy Teacher Network Breakout Session Application

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Healthy Teacher Network Document

Document summarizing action-based learning in the classroom presented at Healthy Teacher Network event

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Healthy Teacher Network Flyer

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Healthy Teacher Network Form

Form to fill out to join Healthy Teacher Network.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Healthy Teacher Network Informational Flyer

Flyer promoting Healthy Teacher Network.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Healthy Teacher Network Resource Fair Application

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Linking Obesity Prevention and Schools

Presentation on obesity and schools by Adam Becker at Healthy Teacher Network event.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Healthy Teacher Network

Local Presentation—Impact of School Policies on Childhood Obesity (Whitmore Schanzenbach)

Presentation from Sept 2006 QM by Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Quarterly Meeting

Local Presentation—Physical Education Survey in Chicago Public Schools (Thomas)

Presentation from Sept 2005 QM by David Thomas/Illinois State University.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Quarterly Meeting

Local Presentation—The Physical Education Waiver Process (Thomas)

Presentation from Dec 2004 QM by David Thomas/Illinois State University.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Quarterly Meeting

QM Keynote—School Environments/Policies to Promote Healthy Eating/PhysAct (Story)

Keynote from Dec 2010 QM by Mary Story.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Quarterly Meeting

QM Keynote—School Wellness: Progress or Promise? (Titzer)

Keynote from June 2008 QM by Sarah Titzer/Action for Healthy Kids.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: Quarterly Meeting

School Wellness Policy and Practice: Meeting the Needs of Low-Income Students

A guide from the Food Research and Action Center.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: National Resources

Sweet Deals: School Fundraising Can Be Healthy and Profitable

Healthy fundraising guide from the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Related Topics: National Resources