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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.
Health Education Framework
Curriculum frameworks provide guidance to educators, parents, and publishers, to support implementing California content standards.
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.
Recently Posted in Health Education
  • California’s Health Education Initiatives (added 26-Mar-2019)
    This Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) provides answers to frequently asked questions about the California Healthy Youth Act and the 2019 Health Education Framework.
  • 2020 Health Adoption Notice (added 18-Mar-2019)
    Notice of intent to hold a 2020 Health Instructional Materials Adoption.
  • 2020 Health Adoption Timeline (added 18-Mar-2019)
    California 2020 Health Instructional Materials Adoption Schedule of Significant Events. Approved by the State Board of Education on March 13, 2019.