588 Improving Health Education Curriculum Development or Selection With the HECAT

Friday, March 16, 2012: 2:30 PM-3:45 PM
Convention Center: Room 209
AAHE/Plan Strategies/Interventions/Programs
Presider: Heather K. Hudson, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR
Speakers: Pete Hunt, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, GA; and Susan K. Telljohann, Toledo/University Of, Toledo, OH
The Health Education Curriculum Analysis Tool (HECAT) was first published in 2007 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Division of Adolescent and School Health (DASH). CDC has revised the HECAT to improve is utility and usefulness. School health education participants will learn what the HECAT is and what it can do to improve the quality of health education for students.
  • AAHE HECAT 2012 handout.pdf (293.4 kB)
  • Tobacco HECATKnowledge and Skill Expectations.pdf (33.3 kB)
  • Using the HECAT to Develop a Scope and Sequence for Health Education Action Plan.pdf (99.1 kB)
  • Sample Tobacco Unit Plan - 2012.pdf (138.9 kB)
  • Healthy Behavior Outcomes 2012.pdf (27.9 kB)