CDC’s Division of Adolescent and School Health (DASH) recently released the 2014 School Health Policies and Practices Study (SHPPS) results on the DASH Healthy Youth website. SHPPS is a national study conducted periodically to assess school health policies and practices at the state, district, school, and classroom levels. This release is a comprehensive report that includes results on a wide range of school health topics and fact sheets highlighting key 2014 results and trends from 2000 to 2014, including suicide prevention and other mental health topics.
Population of focus: Children and adolescents
Links to resource:
- 2014 School Health Policies and Practices Study Overview
- Information and links for School Health Policies and Practices Study on the CDC website
Organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention