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Health education in the public schools

Virginia Advisory Legislative Council

Health education in the public schools

report of the Virginia Advisory Legislative Council to the Governor and the General Assembly of Virginia.

by Virginia Advisory Legislative Council

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Published by Commonwealth of Virginia, Dept. of Purchases and Supply in Richmond .
Written in English

  • Virginia.
    • Subjects:
    • Health education -- Virginia.,
    • Health education (Secondary) -- Virginia.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 25-28.

      SeriesSenate document - Commonwealth of Virginia ; no. 18, Senate document (Virginia. General Assembly. Senate) ;, 1977, no. 18.
      LC ClassificationsJ87 .V9 1977b no. 18, RA440.3.U52V8 .V9 1977b no. 18
      The Physical Object
      Pagination119 p. ;
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4696309M
      LC Control Number77623354

      Public Health Education. Public Health is the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health. The Public Health Education Program at The W is offered fully online and develops professionals who work to promote, maintain, and improve individual and community health in the public and private sectors and at the local, state, and federal levels. In the state of Delaware, schools must teach 30 hours of health and family life education in every grade from Kindergarten to fourth grade. This increases to 35 hours in 5th and 6th grade. This.

      Health and Safety Code § (outside source) states that the Department of State Health Services (DSHS), in coordination with TEA and regional education service centers (ESCs), shall provide and annually update a list of recommended best practice-based programs for implementation in public elementary, junior high, middle, and high schools. House Bill would require every public school to provide comprehensive sexual health education to each student by the school year. .

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