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National Afterschool Association HEPA (Healthy Eating and Physical Activity) Standards 2.0

These evidence-based standards foster nutrition and physical activity outcomes for children in grades K-12 attending out-of-school time programs. Originally developed in 2011 and then adopted and disseminated by the National Afterschool Association, the standards were refreshed in 2018. A Spanish translation of the standards is available at and a self-assessment tool is available at

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
Child and youth development
Promoting physical activity and wellbeing
Systems Building
Health and Safety and Licensing
Program Design and Management
National Afterschool Association (NAA)
Healthy Out-of-School Time Coalition
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