Arts and Public Health
Reports and articles of Arts and Public Health:
Care Equity Project Resources
Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL)
Adventure of Fitness – A fun, interactive and on-demand physical activity library available to schools.
EatRight.org – Food and nutrition information.
Kidnetic.com – Fun fitness games and nutrition ideas for kids – recipes and guides for adults.
Live Well Colorado – A nonprofit organization committed to reducing obesity in Colorado by promoting healthy eating and active living.
National Agricultural Library USDA: Food and Nutrition Information Center – Cultural and Ethnic Food and Nutrition Education Materials/Resource List for Educators.
Playworks – Play and recess to support social-emotional learning.
Social & Emotional Health
Dealing with Bullying – A great website for kids!
OnlineSchools.org – A new resource for bullying and cyberbullying in schools.
Rise Above – Is a drug abuse prevention organization that measurably impacts teen perceptions and attitudes about the risks of substance abuse to help youth make empowered, healthy choices.
Stop Bullying Now – This site has hypothetical bullying situations with questions at the end.
Word Central – Meet Alpha-bot, the word-spelling robot for fun games and challenges.
Youth Engagement Resources
Colorado 9 to 25 – Is a collective, action-oriented group of Colorado youth and adults working in partnership to align efforts an achieve positive outcomes for all youth, ages 9-25, so they can reach their full potential.
Related Web Sites
Activity Tree – The largest online directory of kid’s lessons, classes and camps.
Colorado Department of Education – CDE is the administrative arm of the Colorado State Board of Education. CDE serves Colorado’s 178 local school districts, providing them with leadership, consultation and administrative services on a statewide and regional basis.
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment – CDPHE regulates environmental health and safety and compiles vital statistics for the state of Colorado.
The Colorado Education Initiative – CEI is an independent non-profit that collaborates with the Colorado Department of Education (CDE), schools and districts across the state to accelerate achievement for all Colorado students.
The Colorado Trust – Is a grantmaking foundation dedicated to achieving access to health for all Coloradans.