Education and Health

Learn More:

Healthy People 2020: Education: A Key Social Determinant

Healthy People 2020: Early Childhood Development and Education

Healthy People 2020: High School Graduation

Healthy People 2020: Enrollment in Higher Education

Public Health Post: Education as a Social Determinant of Health


Dig Deeper:

Education Improves Public Health and Promotes Health Equity (Hahn & Truman, 2015)

Education: A Missed Opportunity for Public Health Intervention (Cohen & Syme, 2013)


Faith-Focused Resources:

United Church of Christ: Justice in Public Education

United Methodist Church: The Right of All to Quality Education


Other Groups Working on this issue:

Advocates for Children of New York

Children's Defense Fund: Education

Economic Policy Institute