Health Education-Laws and Policies


There are many laws, statutes, rules and policies that govern and guide Maine’s education system. A quality health education curriculum will align to and incorporate related laws and policies. The following laws and policies are relevant to health education. 

Maine Health Education Regulations for the Implementation of Maine Learning Results

Health Education, Content Area Specific

Health Education has 10 content areas, each with its own affiliated laws, statutes and policies.


Links to organizations and resources are for reference and information only and do not imply endorsement by the Maine Department of Education.


Susan Berry
Health Education and Health Promotion Specialist
Coordinated School Health Team
(207) 215-1844