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It is important to obtain support from your school community in order for the policy to be effectively implemented.

Communicate the policy to staff, parents, students, and any other stakeholders. Consider their recommendations for a sun safety program at your school.

Tips for Engaging Stakeholders
From NASBE’s Fit, Healthy and Ready to Learn, A School Health Policy Guide

You can use some of the resources in the Toolbox to help educate various audiences about your sun safety initiative.

Adapted from USDA Team Nutrition’s The Local Process: How to Create and Implement a Local Wellness Policy, and University of Southern California Prevention Solutions’ Alcohol & Drug Policy Resource Manual for Schools by Mary Ann Pentz, PhD. (Unpublished).

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