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Health Education

Information and resources related to health education for students in grades K-12.
Content Standards
All of the state content standards, including health education. Content standards were designed to encourage the highest achievement of every student, by defining the knowledge, concepts, and skills that students should acquire at each grade level.
Curriculum Frameworks
Guidelines for implementing the content standards adopted by the California State Board of Education that are developed by the Instructional Quality Commission.
Instructional Materials
Information and resources for instructional materials.
Recommended Literature for Pre-K Through Grade 12
This searchable list of books supports, students, teachers, and parents in finding books that will engage readers of varying skill levels in history-social science, mathematics, science, visual and performing arts, and health as well as general literature.
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  • Health Education Framework Revision Guidelines (DOC) (added 09-Mar-2017)
    Curriculum Framework and Evaluation Criteria Committee Guidelines for the 2019 Revision of the Health Education Framework for California Public Schools, Kindergarten through Grade Twelve.
  • 2019 Health Framework Revision Guidelines (added 09-Mar-2017)
    On March 9, 2017, the State Board of Education approved guidelines for the 2019 Revision of the Health Education Framework.
  • Health Focus Group Report (PDF) (added 31-Jan-2017)
    A summary of the oral comments received at the November 2016 Health Education Focus Group Meetings.
  • Opportunities to Participate (added 30-Jan-2017)
    Provides information regarding ways to participate in the revision of the Health Education Framework.