Whole Child Quarterly

Healthy Students are Better Learners


  • MDE's NEW outreach plan: Children Matter. You Matter. Learn SEL!
  • NEW MMH Google Friendly Student Worksheets
  • MDE's New School Safety Site
  • Recent Michigan Model for Health™ Updates
  • Professional Learning: Virtual Health Series
  • InPACTatHome Family Engagement Module: Resilience
  • A Message from SHAPE Michigan
  • Legislative Updates
  • Information on getting healthcare coverage

Learn SEL Today!

MDE has launched an outreach plan: Children Matter. You Matter. Learn SEL! Part of this plan is asking educators to complete the Introduction to SEL online module hosted at Michigan Virtual. Read all about it HERE.

NEW Michigan Model for Health Google Student Worksheets

Due to the overwhelming number of teachers using the Google Classroom platform, the Michigan Model for Health™ Program has converted its PDF student worksheets into fillable Google Forms or Google Documents to make it easier for teachers to access and use for in-person and online health instruction with students. Click HERE to learn more and sign up to access.

School Safety

The Michigan Department of Education has added a new School Safety page. Click HERE to access the new page and learn more about providing safe and supportive learning environments.

Michigan Model for Health™ in the Spotlight

Register today for the last PD in this series!

MiSHCA is hosting a virtual health series of professional development and there is still one more session to attend: The Effects of Overall Health on Student-Athletes, Coaches, and Parents During the Pandemic on May 11, 2021. Learn more and register by clicking HERE.

InPACTatHome Family Engagement Module: Resilience

MiSHCA members have partnered with the InPACTatHome Family Engagement Team. The team has released the first of seven modules complete with a calendar of activities. For more information check out our blog post here.


The Society of Health and Physical Education of Michigan (SHAPE-Michigan) partnering with MiSCHA seeks to support the efforts of physical educators across Michigan. Educating our students has evolved quickly from in-person to hybrid to virtual and all of the combinations in between. Need more information about the resources available through SHAPE-MI? Check out the latest newsletter HERE

Legislative Update

Click HERE to see legislative updates.

Free or low-cost health coverage for children under the age of 19, or pregnant women of any age. Call the MIChild and Healthy Kids hotline at 1.888.988.6300 or michigan.gov/mibridges

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