Educasalud.org is an Internet web page for the educational community (parents, students, teachers and other professionals), whose purpose is to inform, instruct and entertain on the subject of Health Education in schools. It is also an interactive platform for all those involved in education, who can share experiences and information (happenings, projects, news, events) and participate as active users in creating the web page.
Educasalud forms part of Educared and was developed by ITACA-TSB with the sponsorship of the Fundación Telefónica. It has become an internationally acknowledged leader in the subject of Health in the School and gives a new and innovative multidisciplinary vision.
The page offers a wide range of health topics, and includes aspects such as the environment, safety on the roads, accident prevention, humanitarian medicine, health for teachers, health teaching in schools, medical frontiers, care of the skin, sexuality and affection, healthy habits, nutrition, children’s health, etc.
It also offers interactive elements such as forums on certain topics and services like programmes of events, a dictionary of medical terms, information on grants and scholarships, notice board, etc. The strict ethical and behavioural code of medical web pages is followed to the full and Educasalud has obtained well-known quality seals such as the European HON and the pWMC for Spanish web pages.