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Child Health

Health, Education, and Child Welfare: Outcomes across Systems

Date/Time (ET): 
June 4, 2009 - 10:00am - 11:30am

Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago and the Urban Institute organized a forum on Health, Education, and Child Welfare: Measuring Outcomes across Systems.

Adolescents and Electronic Media: Growing Up Plugged In

Child Trends

This brief provides a concise overview of research relating electronic media to the health, social development, and educational outcomes of adolescents.

The National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH)

National Center for Health Statistics

This survey examines the physical and emotional health of children and adolescents from birth through age 17.

Child health USA 2010

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

This annual report provides information on the health status and needs of infants, children, adolescents, children with special health care needs, and women of childbearing age.

Trends in Child Health 1997-2006: Assessing Black-White Disparities

Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies

To provide fuller detail on disparities in child health, the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies undertook an examination of how child health indicators vary by socio-demographic charac

Advocating for School Wellness: Taking the Lead to Ensure That Students are Healthy and Fit

American School Board Journal

This special report on childhood obesity and school leadership contains three articles exploring the role of school leadership in addressing school wellness and childhood obesity.

Asthma in Children and Adolescents: Knowledge Path

Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University

This knowledge path offers a selection of current, high-quality resources about asthma in children and adolescents; its management; and its impact on homes, schools, and communities.