13 Sep 2018 News
the percentage of students who think that digital health is valuable to them or their families
the number of health apps that could change a young person’s behaviour, lifestyle or future health prospects.
the increase in positive use of health apps after a Digital Healthy Schools' programme
Digital Healthy Schools supports schools and teachers in two distinct but complementary ways. As a tool in your Pastoral Care, helping promote great and effective Digital Health solutions to your students and the wider school community or as a highly engaging introduction to Digital Health through the PSHE curriculumCreate yours today Features
Your free digital hub gives you and your students access to the powerful ORCHA app finder, with thousands of stringently reviewed health and care apps that are suitable for young people.
Recommend Apps directly to students - whenever you think they might be relevant - with the DHS Pro Solution. The in-built 'Recommend' feature in the DHS Pro Account is ideal for Student Service and Pastoral Care teams.
The app recommendations allow you to actively engage with your students, via safe and secure communication through text or email. Enabling you to guide and empower students to take positive steps to support their own health and well-being.
Expand your students' understanding of digital health, health apps and the positive impact this can have on their health and well-being.
Staff can use the lesson plans and resources to teach their students about responsibly using mobile health. This promotes students' use of the customisable digital hub included in this package, so that students can responsibly search for suitable health and care apps.
The tried and tested resources, designed by experts in teaching, health and technology; can be delivered with no prior knowledge of digital health. This enables teachers to deliver important information about health and technology with minimal planning time.