Pyramid Communications, a Seattle-based strategic public affairs organization, produced a report for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) on school-based physical activity and healthy eating programs to help curb the nation's childhood obesity epidemic.
Healthy Schools for Healthy Kids is available online.
The report contains:
- Findings from two national polls—one of teachers, one of parents—to assess opinions about physical activity and healthy eating in schools.
- Findings on the current situation.
- Findings on policies.
- Findings on in- and after-school programs.
- Recommendations for schools.