"The Unit is to be congratulated in preparing ... material of the highest standard and worthy of wide dissemination." National Association for Environmental Education
National Association for Environmental Education
"SHEU data proved the best source of the kind of information we were looking for (...) to provide research support to the National Healthy Schools Programme."
Department of Health
"Many thanks for a major contribution to the health of children in the UK and elsewhere over many years and putting in place the continuation of the Unit." Tribute from a Director of Public Health to John Balding, presented at his retirement lunch, May 2005
Director of Public Health
"As a result of the survey we reviewed and amended PSHE schemes of work, we are currently working on a "Green Travel Plan", a morning breakfast club was established and we further developed 6th Form mentoring."
Health Education Coordinator
"We are planning next year's programmes around this information." Health Education Adviser
Health Education Adviser
"The Unit has a unique historical and contemporary archive of young people." Prof. Ted Wragg 1938-2005
Prof Ted Wragg, 1938-2005
"Thank you very much, David, for another excellent survey. We look forward to receiving our reports."
Healthy Schools Co-ordinator
"Our use of the Health-Related Behaviour Questionnaire was commended as part of our accreditation for the National Healthy Schools Scheme." Headteacher
At the time, the results were very useful and the feedback report very useful and insightful. Significant changes will occur in our schools health and wellbeing provision next year and conducting another survey will certainly help me to ensure I am planning effectively for the needs of our pupils.
Head of Health and Wellbeing
"...the only question to cause a problem was 'has everyone got a pen?" Supervisor's notes following a school survey