Outcomes 2017-07-26T00:26:11+00:00

Child Outcomes

89%

Of teachers believe their preschool children are more active at school

96%

Of teachers encourage their preschool children to be more active at school

79%

Of teachers believe their preschool children are more knowledgeable about healthy eating and nutrition

85%

Of teachers believe their preschool children are more willing to experiment and try new foods

84%

Of teachers believe their preschool children are more willing to select fruit & vegetables at snacks and meal times

This figure shows that over the course of three program years, since COWP was implemented, there had been a 20% increase in the percent of children engaged in moderate to vigorous physical activity on the playground based on SOPLAY assessments.

Parent Outcomes

94%

Of parents are better at choosing the right amount of food to eat

95%

Of parents know more about which kinds of beverages their families should be drinking

96%

of parents encourage their children to eat fruits and vegetables after completion of the Parent Wellness Workshop

97%

Of parents set an individual or family health goal as a result of the Parent Wellness Workshop

85%

Of parents who set an individual or family health goal made progress on their goal(s)

Staff Outcomes

81%

Of preschool staff are more aware of the importance of healthy eating

74%

Of preschool staff eat healthier at work

71%

Of preschool staff eat healthier at home

81%

Of preschool staff are more aware of the importance of being physically active

72%

Of preschool staff are more physically active at work

66%

Of preschool staff are more active at home

Center Outcomes

0

Average number of policy, system, and environment changes (PSE) made per preschool from 2012-2017

60%

Of PSE changes were fully implemented after 6 months

62%

Of PSE changes were fully implemented after 1 year

70%

Of PSE changes were fully implemented after 2 years