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    Meet Mary Connolly, Author of Skills-Based Health Education

    Posted by admin on Jul 13, 2011 4:25:30 PM

    Author Mary Connolly talks about what inspired her to write Skills-Based Health Education and explains why teaching both skills and content is so important.




    Skills-Based Health Education is available through the Jones & Bartlett Learning website or by calling 800-832-0034. Instructors who wish to consider the text for course adoption are invited to request a complimentary review copy.

    About the Author
    Ms. Connolly is an accomplished health education professional whose career spans nearly four decades and includes teaching and administration in public schools and higher education.

    She served on the committee to revise the National Health Education Standards and is a member of the Massachusetts Interdisciplinary Health Education and Human Services Advisory Council and the American School Health Association (ASHA) Coordinator's Committee. Additionally, she is a reviewer for the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.

    Mary is an Adjunct Professor of Health Education at Curry College where she teaches an undergraduate personal health course infused with skills. At Cambridge College, Professor Connolly teaches graduate students Implementing Curriculum in the Health Classroom and Building and Evaluating the Coordinated School Health Program.

    Topics: Author, skills-based health education

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