Legislative

Healthy Lifestyles

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Research shows healthy habits learned in childhood support proper growth and development of children’s bodies and brains and promote better health outcomes in adulthood. Because good mental and  physical health are linked to learning ability and because good health is a critical predictor of future productivity, it is essential that Texas schools provide students with access to learning environments that support healthy lifestyles.

Visit our Healthy Lifestyles page for more information on Texas PTA Healthy Lifestyles programs.

Area Information
Issue
Spoonful of Sugar for 2013: Healthy Eating in Schools
Recess Resolution
Recess Resolution Template for Local PTA Adoption

Comptroller Report on Obesity

Press Release

Advocating for Healthy Students (Convention Presentation)
Advocacy and your PTA
TASB Legislative Alert and Links
Sample Thank You Letters to Legislators
Sample Letters to the Editor

 

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