AIDS Related Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors in Adolescents - Public Schools Versus SDA Academies
Grade 9-Grade 12
This articles presents the results of a 1990-91 study of students in California senior academies and their AIDS awareness as compared with public high school students. The academy students were significantly better informed about AIDS and much less likely...
Explore God's World
Grade 7-Grade 8
Previous NAD Science Textbook, Grades 7-8 (odd year), which includes chapters on the work of science, living cells, heredity, viruses, monera, protista, fungi, sponges, cnidarians, worms, mollusks, echoniderms, arthropods, sex education, sexually transmitted...
Looking Out for Number One - Helping Teachers Stay Healthy
Through good nutrition, maintaining a desirable weight, and reducing cholesterol, teachers and administrators can enjoy good mental and physical health throughout the school year. Topics include: Find Out What's Going On Inside; Balance the Scales; Fight Communicable...
Making Students Bulletproof - Resilience, the Paradigm of Hope
Is there anything teachers and administrators can do to limit at-risk behaviors in teens and young adults? This article examines recent research that shows how schools can make a difference by creating an environment that strengthens students' resiliency,...
NAD Health Curriculum Guide 9-12
Grade 9-Grade 12
The NAD curriculum guide for teaching health principles and practice to grades 9-12 includes rationale, philosophy, goals, and descriptions of major subtopics.
Protection - Where Science, Ritual, and Moral Principles Meet
"To think that the Bible contains no sound
scientific principles reflects an attitude that
is poorly informed, as a little research and
some critical reading shows."
Talking to Your Students About HIV/AIDS
The AIDS causing virus HIV infects approximately 60 million people worldwide, and this number grows by 16,000 everyday. Discussed are guidelines for effective school health education to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS. Schools have a responsibility to teach...
WAD: AIDS, What Teachers Should Know
Grade 5-Grade 12
Why Do They Act That Way?
Grade 8-Grade 12
A pamphlet for teachers about the facts and how to prevent HIV/AIDS. It was developed by an African government's National AIDS and STD Control Programme, Federal Ministry of Health and UNAIDS with support from UNICEF. Also available in French: SIDA:...
Walsh explains exactly what happens to the human brain on the path from childhood into adolescence and adulthood. Revealing the latest scientific findings, he shows why moodiness, quickness to anger and to take risks, miscommunication, fatigue, territoriality,...