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The 2021 Outstanding Service & Leadership Award Nomination period is now open

Deadline for nomination: January 31, 2022 The 2021 Outstanding Service and Leadership Award is now open for nomination submissions.  The award was first instituted in 2016 in order to highlight career achievements in the implementation of programs and policies that promote the role of Certified Health Education Specialists within communities, populations, and/or organizational structure.  Individuals notimated for this award will currently hold an active CHES® or MCHES® cr... Read More

Press Release: National Consensus on School Health Education Update

  OCTOBER 7, 2021 – ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Led by the American School Health Association, Eta Sigma Gamma national health education honorary society, Foundation for the Advancement of Health Education, National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Society for Public Health Education, and Society of State Leaders of Health and Physical Education, the National Consensus on School Health Education is pleased to share the progress of its nationwide effort to develop resour... Read More

Different Ways to Battle Digital Fatigue & Relieve Stress When Studying for Your CHES/MCHES Exams

As we round out another year of fast-paced living and move into the holiday season and year’s end, there’s a natural shift for many of us to desire to slow down, recover, and understand the fatigue we’ve gone through in the last year of our technology-driven world. When so much of our world revolves around digital media, such as online classes, communication with family and friends, and work, turning away from the technologies which power us isn’t easy. Adding to that... Read More

Certification Spotlight: An Interview with Colleen Hendon, MPH, CHESĀ®

The following interview is part of a new series to highlight the remarkable work efforts of our credential-holders during the COVID-19 pandemic. Name: Colleen Hendon, MPH CHES® Job Title: Program Manager Years’ Experience: 7 Career Sector: School Health/College Health “Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it is especially important- in particular for adults who work with youth- to be able to recognize mental health challenges and know how to respond.” ~C... Read More

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