CDC Training Tools for Healthy Schools: Professional Development & Training


CDC Healthy Schools is releasing four NEW professional development resources! CDC Training Tools for Healthy Schools (TTHS) is a comprehensive set of professional development resources to help educators, school health professionals, and administrators create school environments where students are healthy and ready to learn.


E-Learning Series for Training Tools for Healthy Schools

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Three CDC Healthy Schools tools are now available as online modules to provide users with easier and more flexible access, robust Go Further sections with additional information and resources, and a tailored learning experience through 1–1.5 hour, self-directed modules.

E-Learning Series:

·          School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

·          School Health Index: A Self-Assessment and Planning Guide

·          Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program: A Guide for Schools


Professional Development Follow-Up Support Tool Kit

·          This tool kit includes information, resources, and worksheets to help users provide follow-up support         once a professional development event has been completed.


Understanding Professional Development

·          This document assists users in starting conversations about professional development by offering basic definitions of professional development, training, and workshops.


Professional Development 101: Part 1 & Part 2 – The Basics – A Professional Development Series

·          This kit includes audio recorded e-Learning modules introducing users to professional development practices and that will increase the skill-building capacity of staff as they work toward improving health and educational outcomes.

·          Also included are materials, worksheets, downloadable slides, written script, and downloadable recording to enhance the learning experience.


Professional Development 101: Part 1  – The Basics

Professional Development 101: Part 2 – The Basics