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Information, reports and tools produced by ONF can be found below. 

ShapingNJ School Toolkit: Creating Healthy Active Schools (June 2012)
Produced by ShapingNJ partners, this toolkit provides guidance and suggests tools and resources for schools working to advance school wellness and create healthier school environments.

The "How To" of School Wellness Councils: Developing and Sustaining Your Team
Conducted on February 28, 2012 and co-sponsored by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, Rutgers Cooperative Extension, the New Jersey Department of Health, and ShapingNJ, this webinar provides information about the importance and role of school wellness councils, key members of the council, and strategies to sustain effective school wellness councils.

The Importance of a School Wellness Team
This ShapingNJ brochure explains what school wellness councils are, what they do, who can be on them, and how to get a council started in your school.

Physical Activity and Academic Performance
The brochure, created by ShapingNJ, describes the link between physical activity and academic performance in children and provides suggestions for creating a comprehensive physical activity program in your school.