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Making a Plan and Sticking to It: Implementing an Enhanced Version of HealthTeacher in Chicago

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  • Rachel Shapiro
  • Ellen Kisker
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    This report presents findings from a study of the implementation of an enhanced version of HealthTeacher , an online health education curriculum, in Chicago Public Schools in 2011. Teachers of 7th-grade students implemented the family health and sexuality module of HealthTeacher in nine schools. The study found that, despite some challenges, the curriculum was a good fit for Chicago Public Schools and was implemented with high fidelity.

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    Paper provided by Mathematica Policy Research in its series Mathematica Policy Research Reports with number 7582.

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    Length: 39
    Date of creation: 30 Sep 2012
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    Handle: RePEc:mpr:mprres:7582

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