Resources and Tools
Tools for Planning Nutrition and Physical Activity Programs (Moving to the Future, Association of State and Territorial Public Health Nutrition Directors)
This resource is a web-based, step-by-step guide to developing successful community programs that promote healthy eating and physical activity. The toolkit addresses assessment, setting goals and objectives, program planning, implementation, and evaluation. Additional resources include tools and materials, success stories, and discussion forums.
Resources to Improve Schools (Action for Healthy Kids)
This is a collection of resources and tools designed to help schools encourage healthy eating. It includes a database searchable by topic, audience, material type, target age, partner, and/or state. Information is provided on vending/snacks, a la carte foods, wellness policies, coordinated school health policies, marketing, and nutrition education under the “food at school” topic.
Healthy Schools Program Resources and Tools (Alliance for a Healthier Generation)
This web-based resource provides support, toolkits, an extensive resource database, including a product navigator, and web-based training for schools interested in implementing programs and policies to encourage healthy eating.