Promoting healthy lifestyles for children & families

Center Evaluation/Tools

MAKE ACTION: An Easy-To-Use Toolkit To Advocate for Physical Education in Your Child's Elementary School

The Center developed the "MAKE ACTION: An Easy-To-Use Toolkit To Advocate for Physical Education in Your Child's Elementary School", an easy-to-use resource toolkit for parents and other advocates.

Survey of Child Care Providers of 2-5 Year Old Children - English/Spanish

The Survey of Child Care Providers of 2-5 Year Old Children includes:

SECTION A: About Your Child Care Site
SECTION B: Which FOODS & BEVERAGES were provided YESTERDAY?
SECTION C: Beverages

Nutrition Learning Environments, Actions, & Policies (Nutrition LEAP): Survey

The "Nutrition Learning Environments, Actions, & Policies (Nutrition LEAP)" survey was developed for teachers, food service personnel, curriculum specialists, wellness coordinators and school administrators. It was administered through Survey Monkey and includes questions regarding:

• Nutrition education provided at your school or district

Nutrition Services Questionnaire: Baseline, Endpoint

The Nutrition Services Questionnaire is designed to gather information from school food service directors, managers, or site supervisors about practices, policies, barriers and other perceptions about the meal program, competitive foods, and wellness or other nutrition policy implementation at the high school level.

Survey of Child Care Providers of 2-5 Year Old Children - English, Spanish

The Survey of Child Care Providers of 2-5 Year Old Children is designed to gather information about nutrition and physical activity practices at child care facilities.

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Happy, Healthy & Well: Worksite Wellness in Child Care Centers - English, Spanish Toolkit

The Happy, Healthy & Well (HHW) toolkit was developed for use with child care and early childhood education staff to support adopting healthy nutrition and physical activity behaviors in the child care work environment. Research has shown that staff is more likely promote healthy habits if they have adopted these behaviors themselves. HHW program materials include:

Policy in Action: A Guide to Implementing Your Local School Wellness Policy

Policy in Action: A Guide to Implementing Your Local School Wellness Policy is a user-friendly guide to help develop, implement, and evaluate school wellness policy that is designed to serve as a road map for implementing school nutrition and physical activity policies, including local wellness policies. The guide, which can be downloaded or purchased online, includes easy-to-use worksheets:

Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Youth Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey

Download the Center's Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL)Youth Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey.

Healthy Eating, Active Communities (HEAC) Student Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey Form

Download the Center's Healthy Eating, Active Communities (HEAC) Student Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey Form.