Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy

Population Health and Health Policy

Shaping Youth Behavior: Impact of School Environments on Physical Activity and Food Choices

Abstract: 

The Shaping Youth Behavior report addresses the relationship between policies and environmental variables in schools and the eating and physical activity behaviors of children and youth. It is designed to be used as a resource on the following topics:
<li>Nutrition Education in Schools
<li>The School Food Environment
<li>Food Marketing Within the School
<li>Incorporating Physical Activity and Quality Physical Education in Schools</li>

Publication Type: 
Report
Publish Date: 
March 1, 2008
URL: 
http://www.maine-nutrition.org/Resources_and_Links/ShapingYouth/Shaping%20Youth%20Behavior.pdf

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