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

February 7, 2017

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

January 26, 2017

How to Support Student Health and Wellness through Professional Development Programs

January 11, 2017

How You Can Include Health and Wellness in Needs Assessments

January 6, 2017

How States Are Including Health and Wellness in State Accountability Systems

September 30, 2016

Update: ESSA Implementation in Illinois

August 12, 2016

New Collaborative Will Expand Access to School Health Services

August 2, 2016

Join Us: Attendance Awareness Month

June 29, 2016

How States Can Support Student Health with ESSA

June 21, 2016

We Can’t Ignore the Link Between Health and Chronic Absenteeism

June 14, 2016

On the Ground: ESSA in Action

June 10, 2016

Healthy Schools Campaign Releases Chronic Absenteeism Toolkit

May 25, 2016

Guide for Stakeholders to Support Implementation of the Free Care Policy Reversal

May 25, 2016

Supporting States and Districts in Implementing ESSA

May 24, 2016

The Year Ahead for the National Collaborative on Education and Health

February 18, 2016

Documenting the Importance of Environmental Health in Schools

January 26, 2016

Ensuring ESSA’s Title I Supports Student Health

January 15, 2016

A New National Initiative Highlights the Link Between Health and Education

December 18, 2015

Celebrating National Success in 2015

December 11, 2015

Five Years of Healthier School Meals

December 3, 2015

Health-Supporting Language Remains in Compromise ESEA Bill

November 25, 2015

Why We’re Thankful for Trust for America’s Health + Jeff Levi

November 9, 2015

How School Nurse Lily Bagtas Improves Student Health Globally