School Health Policies and Programs Survey (SHPPS): Physical Education and Activity

Constructs Measured

Implementation Outcomes Adoption
Implementation Determinants Readiness to Implement

Policy Application

Setting Schools
Topic Infectious and Chronic Disease

Basic Information

The SHPPS is a national 247-item survey periodically conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to assess school health policies and practices at the state, district, school, and classroom levels.

Transferability of measure across settings: Setting-specific

Citing Literature

Empirical use: Brener ND, Pejavara A, McManus, T. Applying the School Health Index to a nationally representative sample of schools: update for 2006. Journal of School Health. 2011;81(2):81-90. doi:10.1111/j.1746-1561.2010.00564.x

Policy Application in Reviewed Studies

Setting: Schools

Topic: Nutrition

Country: United States

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PAPERS Ratings

Note: Blank pragmatic constructs indicate inadequate reporting to assign a non-zero score.

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Note: Blank psychometric constructs were not assessed in included studies.

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