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Regional School Wellness Workshop - Des Moines

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Date: 
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 9:00am to 2:30pm
Event Location: 
Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
909 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309

NOTE: Registration will close on Wednesday, February 19th. Space is limited. Registration may close sooner if workshop is full.

Iowa Department of Education's Team Nutrition Program is partnering with the Iowa Department of Public Health to hold two regional workshops for school teams to reactivate their local school wellness policies and engage students in the implementation and evaluation process.

School teams that attend need to consist of a Physical Education teacher, an additional school staff member, and two high school students. Mileage reimbursement and sub-pay will be available for all school staff that attend.

Regional School Wellness Flyer

The agenda will cover the following educational objectives that will increase participant's knowledge of:

  • Wellness Policy Background Information
  • How to Complete a School Wellness Assessment
  • How to Build Awareness and Support
  • How to Monitor and Evaluate Local Policies
  • Regulations and Resources for the following:
          All Foods Available on Campus, Nutrition Education and Promotion, Physical Activity and Physical Education,
          Other School-Based Wellness Activities
  • Funding Opportunities

CEUs for the Iowa School Nutrition Association and Iowa School Nurse Association have been submitted for approval.

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Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on April 20, 2015 at 9:00pm.