National Evaluation: Safe School/Healthy Students
Donna Burton, PhD
- Oliver Tom Massey, PhD
This is an implementation study of the Safe Schools/Healthy Students initiative. This project will continue to contribute to past efforts to evaluate the SS/HS framework and to further dissemination of these lessons in ways that will be useful to policymakers, educators, and members of the educational, behavioral health, and justice system collaborators at all levels.
To assess the implementation of Safe Schools / Healthy Students; provide process evaluation for implementation activities.
- Evaluation protocols are being developed to study the implementation of a national initiative for expansion of school behavioral health services through the Safe School / Healthy Students network.
- Program evaluation efforts are helping to examine readiness for implementation, capacity building efforts, and best strategies for programdevelopment across all sites nationally