NACDD School Health

NACDD Supports to Advancing Emotional Well-Being in Schools

The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) is partnering with Child Trends, Mental Health America, State Education Agencies (SEA) and Local Education Agencies (LEA) to advance health equity in schools through supports for developing, implementing, and evaluating evidence-based policies, practices, and programs focused on the emotional well-being of students and staff. Learn more.


The latest announcements from the NACDD school health team will be listed here.


  • Calendar of Events
  • January 20, 2023: LEA Assessment Date
  • February 28, 2023: LEA MOU Due
  • March 28, 2023: Professional Development #1 – Engaging Students in Building Emotional Self-Awareness
  • April 18, 2023: Professional Development #2 – States and Districts Working Together to Advance Comprehensive School Employee Wellness
  • April 30, 2023: LEA Action Plan Due
  • May 31, 2024: Project End Date

Project Documents

Each participating LEA has a unique Google Drive link with meeting agendas/notes, LEA assessment results, LEA action plan, etc. Email Heidi Milby if you need access to the shared folder.

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