In The News

Bostonglobe.com reports on Healthy Beverages in Boston Public Schools (bostonglobe.com 3/3/16)
http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/03/03/sugary-drinks-have-nearly-disappeared-from-boston-schools-study-finds/D9KM5qT1zGFAUSCEHPWCzN/story.html

Menino announces new physical fitness programs for BPS students (Boston.com 10/9/12)
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/east_boston/2012/10/menino_announces_new_physical.html 

Murphy, Frederick schools win honors for Wellness Initiatives (Dorcheter Reporter, 6/7/12) http://www.dotnews.com/2012/murphy-frederick-schools-win-honors-wellness-initiatives

 Boston schools tighten up restrictions on tobacco, nicotine products (Boston Globe, 2/28/12) http://articles.boston.com/2012-02-28/metro/31103317_1_nicotine-tobacco-products-school-committee

 Boston Public Schools introduces far-reaching tobacco-free environment policy (Boston Chinatown News, 2/27/12) http://bostonchinatownnews.typepad.com/boston-chinatown-newscom/2012/02/boston-public-schools-introduces-far-reaching-tobacco-free-environment-policy-.html

 Experts eye link between student health troubles, lower performing schools (Dorchester Reporter, 12/15/11) http://www.dotnews.com/2011/experts-eye-link-between-student-health-troubles-lower-performing-scho

 Boston push to promote student health, achievement (Boston Globe, 12/10/11) http://www.boston.com/news/education/k_12/articles/2011/12/10/boston_push_to_promote_student_health_achievement/

 Boston schools boost physical activity (Boston Globe, 10/19/11)           http://articles.boston.com/2011-10-19/news/30298782_1_school-day-academic-achievement-school-leaders

 Schools set to weigh in on fitness; Hub to hire more phys ed teachers (Boston Globe, 6/9/11) http://www.boston.com/news/education/k_12/articles/2011/06/09/boston_schools_take_up_arms_in_battle_of_the_bulge/

 State may ban unhealthy food from schools (Boston Globe, 2/10/11) http://www.boston.com/lifestyle/health/articles/2011/02/10/state_may_ban_unhealthy_food_from_schools/

Condoms in school: Naughty — or nice? (Boston Metro, 12/13/10)
http://www.metro.us/boston/local/article/718613