Validity of a self-report survey tool measuring the nutrition and physical activity environment of primary schools

@inproceedings{Nathan2013ValidityOA,
  title={Validity of a self-report survey tool measuring the nutrition and physical activity environment of primary schools},
  author={Nicole Nathan and Luke Wolfenden and Philip J Morgan and Andrew Colin Bell and Daniel P. Barker and John Wiggers},
  booktitle={International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity},
  year={2013}
}
BackgroundValid tools measuring characteristics of the school environment associated with the physical activity and dietary behaviours of children are needed to accurately evaluate the impact of initiatives to improve school environments. The aim of this study was to assess the validity of Principal self-report of primary school healthy eating and physical activity environments.MethodsPrimary school Principals (n = 42) in New South Wales, Australia were invited to complete a telephone survey of… CONTINUE READING

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