The Importance of Showing Up
Hedy Chang of Attendance Works discusses connections between chronic absence, health and prosperity in the United States. Read more
Got Thirst? Drink Water!
Schools can play a big part in supporting water as a healthy drinking alternative. Learn how you can engage these efforts. Read more
Healthy School Meals Make Sense
The simple truth is that healthy school meals support healthier kids. Read more
Hoofing It to School
Kaiser Permanente pediatrician Dr. Kate Land reflects on the value of active school transit. Read more
What is Thriving Schools?
As part of our ongoing commitment to improve community health, Kaiser Permanente is partnering with leading national organizations on Thriving Schools — a comprehensive effort to create a culture of health and wellness for students, staff and teachers in K-12 schools. Read more >>
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Why School Wellness?
The evidence is strong! To truly make an impact on health, the Institute of Medicine suggests strengthening schools as the “heart of health.” Read more >>
Tell Us Your Story
Have a program or idea for how to improve physical activity, nutrition or the overall school health environment? We want to hear it! Read more >>
Read success stories from people just like you who've developed fun, easy, everyday wellness initiatives in their school communities. Read more >>