Student Well-Being A State Capitals Roundup

Weight Bill Unveiled

By Robert C. Johnston — March 01, 2005 1 min read
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A bipartisan group of Georgia state lawmakers has introduced a bill in the House that would require each school district to weigh students twice a year, calculate their body-mass index, and put the information on student report cards. Arkansas already has a similar program.

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A version of this article appeared in the March 02, 2005 edition of Education Week

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