3269.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 8:30 PM-10:00 PM

Scientific Session IV: Creating Healthy Schools and Curricula Through Health and Social Literacy

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Maria T. Wessel, EdD, CHES
8:30 PMEnhancing teacher health literacy in school health promotion: A vision for the new millennium
Fred L. Peterson, PhD, Randy J. Cooper, MEd, Justin M. Laird, MSEd
8:45 PMSocial literacy: What is it, how to teach it, and what difference does it make?
Marci Feldman, MSEd, Jon Oliver, Joseph Chery, Bruce Kennedy, EdD, Deborah Prothrow-Stith, MD
9:00 PMCreating healthy schools through the Lesson One: Skills for Life curriculum
Jon Oliver, MEd
9:15 PMDeveloping a secondary school curriculum that examines student attitudes, perceptions, knowledge, and behavior regarding dating violence
Veronica A. Flynn, MPH
9:30 PMUsing project-based learning in public health promotion efforts: Boston teen health report
Michelle Lee Urbano, MA, MPH, Charlene Anderson, MPH, Marjory Charlot, MPH, Zoi Andalcio, Franklette Jean Michel, Waldinilson Timas, Rebecca Lavarin
9:45 PMSchool and community-based health education programs for youth in the Fiji Islands
Shara Godiwalla, MPH
Sponsor:School Health Education and Services
Cosponsors:Academic Public Health Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA