Blog

HSC’s blog is here to help you stay up to date on the movement for healthier schools. Visit often to read about exciting work in Chicago and across the country.

March 16, 2017

Opportunities Remain in ESSA for Supporting Health

March 9, 2017

Proposed Healthcare Bill Threatens Children’s Health and Learning

March 8, 2017

How Community Eligibility Supports School Breakfast—In Chicago and Nationally

March 7, 2017

Looking Ahead at the 11th Annual Principals’ Breakfast

March 1, 2017

Sharing Data to Meet Student Health Needs in Washington, D.C.

February 24, 2017

Transgender Students Deserve Safe and Inclusive Schools

February 21, 2017

Mark Your Calendars: Green Clean Schools Event Dates Announced

February 20, 2017

Medicaid Cuts Would Hurt Vulnerable Children at School

February 17, 2017

Engage Your Green Cleaning Staff with a System of Connection

February 15, 2017

A 7-Step Community Engagement Model You Can Apply to Your Green Cleaning Program Today!

February 9, 2017

Space to Grow Benefits Extend Beyond the Schoolyard

February 9, 2017

Prioritizing Student Wellness Boosts Academic Achievement

February 8, 2017

Welcoming Dr. Fox, CPS’ New Chief Health Officer

February 7, 2017

Health and Education Equity Work at Risk in Threat to Eliminate Office for Civil Rights

February 2, 2017

What Would Repealing the Affordable Care Act Mean for Schools?

January 31, 2017

Building Community with Space to Grow

January 26, 2017

How to Support Student Health and Wellness through Professional Development Programs

January 23, 2017

An Insider’s Tactical Advice on Making the Case for Green Cleaning

January 19, 2017

Improving Teacher Health and Wellness through Fit to Learn

January 19, 2017

Looking Ahead to Our Work in Chicago in 2017

January 17, 2017

How One School Nurse Impacted Her School Community

January 13, 2017

Watch a Space to Grow Schoolyard Come to Life

January 11, 2017

How You Can Include Health and Wellness in Needs Assessments

January 10, 2017

Schools Are Making Healthier School Food Happen