Well-being in schools: a conceptual model.

  title={Well-being in schools: a conceptual model.},
  author={Anne Konu and Matti K. Rimpel{\"a}},
  journal={Health promotion international},
  volume={17 1},
  • A. KonuM. Rimpelä
  • Published 1 March 2002
  • Education, Medicine
  • Health promotion international
Health and well-being have mostly been separated from other aspects of school life. Health services and health education have been available for school-aged children in Western societies for a long time. Recently, more comprehensive school health programmes have been developed, e.g. the WHO 'health promoting school' and 'coordinated school health programme' in the USA. They focus on how to implement health promotion and health education in school. However, a theoretically grounded model based… 

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