Poster #372 should be on the wall of the nurse's office, in the gym, in Health Class and around your school or agency. It says "A person's worth is not counted in pounds." This is a critical message in our weight-obsessed, appearance-obsessed, hyper-critical society.
Girls often believe that if they are not thin, then they are not at an acceptable weight. This hurts their esteem and deters them from focusing on careers and the future in positive ways. This can put girls at a disadvantage compared to boys when so much energy is siphoned off and devoted to beauty, size and shape.
Don't let body image and weight issues damage your students. Help prevent and manage eating disorders by educating your students. Poster #372 is a fast, effective way to let your students know that being thin or a certain low weight is not the most important goal, that there are other pursuits in life they might wish to consider.
Put Poster #372 to work today preventing eating disorders and soothing students who struggle with weight and body image issues. It's a must-have in today's appearance-obsessed world.