2009 Health Education Standard

The 2009 Health Education Standard replace the previous 1997 Standard. The 2009 Health Education Standard should have been fully implemented by Arizona schools as of the 2010-2011 school year. The below documents are articulated by grade span.

Introduction to the Standard

Acknowledgments

2009 Health Education Standard
(Approved 10.26.09)

Health Concepts Explanations

Health Performance Objective Complete Grid

Strand 1: Comprehension of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Concepts

Strand 2: Analysis of Factors Affecting Health Behaviors

Strand 3: Access to Health Information, Products, and Services to Enhance Health

Strand 4: Use of Interpersonal Communication Skills to Enhance Health

Strand 5: Use of Decision-Making Skills to Enhance Health

Strand 6: Use of Goal-Setting Skills to Enhance Health

Strand 7: Ability to Practice Health-Enhancing Behaviors

Strand 8: Ability to Advocate for Health

2009 Health Education Standard Supplemental Documents
(Approved 10.26.09)

Health Education Strands with Examples

Heath Education Term Glossary