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SHAPE America's new professional development opportunities can help to strengthen your delivery of high quality, skills-based health education! Get inspired during during Health Literacy Month.

Action Items

October Twitter Chat: Teaching Health Literacy (preK-12)
October 1
October Webinar: Be a Health Literacy Superhero
October 10 Release

October Podcast: Hands-On Health Literacy: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Saves Lives
October 18 Release

Have a Healthy Conversation #SHAPEHealthEd


  • SHAPE America has released Empowerment Series to help students practice good nutrition habits. #SHAPEHealthEd
  • . @SHAPE_America download library has activities, templates + curriculum tools. #SHAPEHealthEd
  • Listen to @SHAPE_America's new #podcast Hands-On Health Literacy: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Saves Lives 
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  • Check out @SHAPE_America's new blog on the brand new HETE Standards #SHAPEHealthEd*
  • Chime into @SHAPE_America's Twitter Chat on #healthliteracy on 10/01, 9pm ET! Follow #SHAPEHealthEd
  • Health literacy webinar about Being a Health Literacy Superhero #SHAPEHealthEd $

*Released October 15th
^ Released October 18th
$ Released October 10th 
From Our Blog
 5 Great Reasons to Date and Fall in Loveā€¦ With the 2018 National Standards
Similar to the proud parent who feels like their son or daughter deserves only the purest, fulfilling and reciprocated love, I feel like the new and improved 2018 Initial HETE Standards deserve that kind of loyal adoration as well.

Lesson Planning for Skills-Based Health Education offers 64 field-tested lesson plans, learning activities, and assessments for implementing a skills-based approach in your class.