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Healthy Eating, Active Play, Screen Time Best Practices

Discover how child care licensing laws have incorporated best practices for healthy eating, active play, and screen time.

Project Overview

To see the child care licensing regulations used for this research, see The Public Health Law Center’s state-specific child care regulations and resources and highlighting protocol. state-specific child care regulations and resources and highlighting protocol.

Using the Maps

Click here for our interactive maps, which show healthy eating, active play, and screen time policies, separated by child care setting, for each state.

Research Information

This information is a part of a larger project funded by Healthy Eating Research, a program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, titled Child Care Licensing Laws for Nutrition, Active Play, and Screen Time, grant number 72062.