Covid-19 - Resources to support children’s wellbeing and education for schools, parents and carers

More Information

How healthy behaviour supports children’s wellbeing

This briefing aims to provide a useful resource for a range of agencies, including local authority public health teams, children’s commissioners and providers of children’s services, schools, children’s centres, youth workers and parents/carers. The content of this briefing draws on: • an analysis of how the UK compares internationally on key indicators of health behaviour and wellbeing among children • key themes from a secondary analysis of existing datasets focused specifically on children aged seven (using data from the Millennium Cohort Study and young people aged ten to 15 using data from Understanding Society to explore associations and predictors of wellbeing • a complementary academic literature search that examined associations between the behaviours of healthy eating (including eating breakfast), physical activity and reducing screen time, and the following outcomes: concentration, social relationships, truancy and wellbeing among children under the age of 11.
  • Theme: Healthy Schools
  • Type: Research
  • Cohort: Primary
  • Audience: Teachers, Parents, Governors
  • Price: FREE
Download Document View All

Covid-19 - Resources

Firstly may we say THANK YOU to everyone who is working hard during this time to keep children and young people happy, learning, laughing, active and calm at this time of great uncertainty!

We are keen to share tools and resources as best we can, to support children’s wellbeing and education over this period of uncertainty. With this in mind, we have produced a range of advice and free resources for schools, as well as resources for parents/carers in your school.

These resources are updated every week so please check them on a regular basis.

View Resources

Close this message