Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Secretary of Education Speaks on the Importance of Play & Recess

 Secretary of Education Arne Duncan was ask if play and common core could co-exist. Here's his answer....Absolutely. I’m a huge proponent of play – I was one of those boys for whom it was difficult to sit still for 6 hours a day. Read on...


http://fatherly.com/culture/secretary-of-education-arne-duncan-interview/http://fatherly.com/culture/secretary-of-education-arne-duncan-interview/

Monday, August 25, 2014

Free Peaceful Playgrounds Webinars

A Peaceful Playground? Sound Impossible? It’s not. With a few proven strategies we’ll show you how to reduce bullying, and reduce playground conflicts, resulting in happy students and a thankful staff.

Thursday August 28th @ 12noon PST : Registration Link http://ow.ly/AHz00

Wednesday 9/3 @ 9am PST Registration Link http://ow.ly/AHz34

Monday 9/8 @ 11am PST Registration Link http://ow.ly/AHz6S

Tuesday 9/16 @ 4pm PST Registration Link http://ow.ly/AHzas

Thursday 9/25 @ 8am PST Registration Link http://ow.ly/AHzef
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You might enjoy.....  5 Tips for a Kid Friendly Playground

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Friday, August 22, 2014

Action For Healthy Kids Webinar


Healthy Schools through improving physical activity and healthy eating.

Join  Amy Moyer, VP of Field Operations at Action for Healthy Kids, and two health specialists to discuss Making the Case for Healthy Schools and Students: Improving Academic Achievement through Healthy Eating and Physical Activity. Listen in as they identify actions that can be carried out by states, school districts, schools, parents, or students to support school health activities and programs to improve academic achievement.

Date: Tuesday, August 26
Time: 2:30 - 3:30 CT
Register for the webinar now.

Action for Healthy Kids Learning Events
UPCOMING LEARNING EVENTS

September 17, 12 - 1 CT Making the Case for School Wellness | AFHK Parent Leadership Series. Sign up.

September 25, 1 - 2:30 CT Advocating for Healthy Vending and Procurement - Voices for Healthy Kids Support. Sign up.