Health Education: Creating Strategies for School & Community Health

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Oct 25, 2010 - Education - 431 pages
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The skills necessary to plan and deliver efficient health education programs are fundamentally the same, whether it's in a classroom, workplace, hospital, or community. Health Education: Creating Strategies for School & Community Health, Third Edition provides the tools to make appropriate programming decisions based on the needs of the clients and the educational settings. It encourages the systematic development of sound, effective, and appropriate presentation methods and demonstrates the evolving state of health education. The philosophy presented in this text is based on the premise that the core of health education is the process of health education. It is a must-have resource for health education methods courses. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.
 

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Contents

Introduction
3
Chapter
5
Chapter
6
Chapter
8
Chapter
9
Planning for Instruction
13
Focus Groups
19
InterventionsMethods
27
Presentation and Unit Plan Development
185
Fundamental Principles
186
LessonPresentation Plans
199
Personal Computers and the Internet
221
Literacy Selection Marketing Development and Equipment
251
Media Literacy
252
Minority Health
287
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health
294

Chapter 4
35
InterventionMethod Selection
47
Educational Principles
70
Methods of InstructionIntervention
97
Audio
105
ComputerAssisted Instruction
112
Debates
116
Field Trips
133
Peer Education
151
Puppets
157
Service Learning
163
Storytelling
169
Word Games and Puzzles
178
Health Literacy
305
Tuskegee Postscript
312
Special Challenges
323
Sexuality Education
357
Abstinence Versus Responsibility
367
Opposition to Sexuality Education
376
Obstacles to Teaching Sex Education
382
Establishing Curriculum or Program in a Controversial Area
391
Appendix Resources
401
GLOSSARY
411
INDEX
419
PHOTO CREDITS
431
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