Tuesday, May 31, 2016

WELLNESS PROGRAMS IN SCHOOLS

WELLNESS PROGRAMS IN SCHOOLS

Wellness programs have gained immense popularity around the world, as people come to realize their benefits. People of all ages can follow in order to be healthy and fit. If children can be trained from the beginning to develop a good practice, they can stay healthy in the long run. But instill healthy practices is not that easy.



 Parents try to instill in their children to develop these good practices. But sometimes it becomes difficult to make your children understand these things. The best solution to this problem is the introduction in schools, because when a child is watching other children to do what they would like to join them. So it is easy to train them in school with other children.

Organizing in school is not easy. This should facilitate the exercise habits, healthy eating habits, as well as other healthy practices of general well-being of students. When students fit both physically and mentally, they can improve their knowledge and skills. When students are healthy, they will have more energy to learn and to achieve their goal.

Training in schools should include the general welfare of students. Following the advice given below, can help create a successful health programs in schools. First of all, the health committee to install. It will be the duty of the planning committee of all activities. Members of the committee should have sufficient knowledge of wellness programs.




Once the committee is formed the next step is to appoint a dietician, counselor, a physical education teacher and yoga instructor. If the program includes any special activities, such as swimming or dancing or karate teacher then the relevant items to be appointed as well.

The implementation of this is not so easy. Prior to implementation it is necessary to write a mission that would explain not only the purpose of improving programs, but also, as the goal is reached.

mission should include various issues such as exercise, diet, awareness and healthy practices, and so on. Writing a mission well, because it will help start the program very smoothly. It will also be useful when the school applies for a grant.

It should always start with a proper planning. The Committee should have everything in writing since the policy, specific activities, events, the Committee would like to implement in the wellness program.

Various activities can be done in the framework of this program, as the spread of a health guide, the establishment of a health center, introducing healthy food options in the dining room, wellness seminars organization, planning, yoga classes and counseling sessions for students, etc.

Implementation and running health programs need adequate funding. Various grants are available for schools, a wellness program. Schools that can not support the program in the long term should be applied for these grants.
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