State standards provide the basis for decision-making and educational policy development as well as the foundation for the development of curricula at the local level. We urgently need a similar political will to design, allocate the necessary resources and execute an implementation plan for a comprehensive global initiative a la Marshall Plan focusing on health, education and development to enhance life, wellbeing and global security for all nations, across the life cycle and across economies.
With the focus of America’s health care system shifting to the prevention of illness and injury and the promotion of healthier lifestyles, a master’s degree in health education from Kaplan University may empower you to help others stay well and live healthier lives.
At the most recent UN Security Council session in New York on 16-17 December, presided by US Secretary of State John Kerry, the Council unanimously adopted a joint Russian-American resolution for a political solution to the ongoing Syrian conflict that had killed more than 250,000 and displaced more than 4 million people impairing their health, education and undermining the regions economies.
Various Public Health and Health Education organizations such as the American Association of Health Education (AAHE), the Coalition of National Health Education Organizations (CNHEO), SOPHE, and others collaborated year after year to devise a unified standard of ethics that health educators would be held accountable to professionally.
When you successfully complete the postgraduate certificate you may receive Higher Education Agency (HEA) accreditation as Fellow or Associate Fellow – dependent on your role as an educator, which recognises your skills in teaching and learning to a national standard.