American Heart Association

For the Educator

A healthy school environment can result in greater academic achievement, healthier students and school staff.

For The Educator

Saving Lives at School

Kids across the country are getting active, learning about health and raising money to fight heart disease. And they’re having fun, too, in the Kids Heart Challenge.

Learn more about Kids Heart Challenge

School Programs

Inspire our youth to give from the heart.

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Teaching Gardens

Learn how Teaching Gardens is impacting elementary school kids and how you can be recognized for implementing instructional gardens for kids.


The American Heart Association and National Football League are working together to get kids physically active and improve their health.  

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Healthy Way to Grow

With inaugural funding from the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund, the American Heart Association and Nemours launched Healthy Way to Grow, a program that provides child care centers hands-on assistance, customized training, resources and tools to support healthy lifestyles in child care environments. 

You're the Cure

Become an Advocate

Will you speak up for the health of our kids? Become a You’re The Cure advocate today!