Welcome to Health Education:
Welcome to Joseph M. Barry Career and Technical Education Center. You are enrolled in a 1/2 credit academic health education course. Health is a state of physical, mental, and social well-being. Health education is important so that individuals can recognize what is required to promote and maintain a healthy state of life. This course is designed to help you to learn and incorporate a variety of life skills that will enable you to recognize your values, solve problems, build positive relationships and maintain healthy lifestyles. Throughout this course, you will be required to evaluate good versus bad decisions, as well as, benefits versus consequences of all health-related topics.