State law references National Health Education Standards as a guide for providing HE or includes a list of all National Health Education Standards without mentioning the standards by name.
Massachusetts Comprehensive Health Curriculum Framework
Massachusetts Guiding Principles of Comprehensive Health Education
Linked with National Standard in Health Education, Physical Education, and Family and Consumer Sciences Education
Much of the work being done on the local and national level in health education, physical education, and family and consumer sciences education uses national Standard to some extent. The following pages show “matches” between the Massachusetts Health Curriculum Framework Guiding Principles (GP) and the National Standard in Health Education, Physical Education, and Family and Consumer Sciences Education. These can help inform schools, other states, and national programs about the work Massachusetts is doing in these areas.