Webinars

Action for Healthy Kids offers a wide variety of virtual learning opportunities.  From school breakfast programs and recess before lunch to wellness policy implementation and more, most sessions are of no cost and are open to any interested individual or group.  Register using the information below! 

Archived Webinars

All webinars are recorded and will be posted within 5 business days of the live session. Please login to gain access to our series of archived webinars listed below.

  • Parent Leadership Series
  • Fuel Up to Play 60
  • School Nutrition Programs, Policies, and Practices Series
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Upcoming Webinars

How to Implement Healthy Vending

btn_register_nowIf your community or state agency has been considering implementing healthier vending options, join us on this webinar! 

• Marlen Garcia with Kaiser Permanente will share her experiences over the past 4 year with their program in Baldwin Park, California. Learn about financial implications and their implementation strategies. 
• Katie Bishop with Center for Science in the Public Interest will share resources and tips for successful programs that have been implemented in other states and localities.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 3:00 pm ET; 2:00 pm CT; 1:00 pm MT; 12:00 pm PT

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How to Add More Activity into the School Day | AFHK Parent Leadership Series

btn_register_nowExperts recommend that kids get at least 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous physical activity every day.  There are many opportunities for physical activity during the school day.  How can parents help promote and support more movement in the classroom, on the playground and beyond? 

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
3:00 pm - 4:15 ET; 2:00 - 3:15 pm CT; 1:00 - 2:15 MT; Noon - 1:15 pm PT (75 minutes)

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CO Breakfast Webinar: Breakfast and Brain Power - Closing the Gap

btn_register_nowColorado has one of the fastest growing rates of childhood poverty in the nation ─ nearly 1 in 4 households with children experience food hardship, yet participation in the school breakfast program by families eligible for assistance is low. Educators, school staff, parents and wellness champions can help close the gap by supporting and promoting school breakfast initiatives in their local communities.

Learn how alternative breakfast models can help all kids in all schools start their day fueled by a nutritious meal and ready to learn. Learn about Colorado's Breakfast After The Bell legislation which goes into effect in 2014-2015. Learn strategies for making your school's breafast program more successful.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 12:00 pm MT (75 minutes)

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School Meals: Challenges and Opportunities :AFHK Parent Leadership Series

btn_register_nowMany parents become involved in the school wellness movement to improve school meals.  Positive change is happening in districts all across the country due to the efforts of dedicated food service personnel, non-profit and foundation support, school food advocates, and recent changes in legislation and school food nutrition standards.  Learn about national school meal programs, the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, and how parents can best collaborate with nutrition services to create healthier school food environments. 

Thursday, May 22, 2014
2:00 pm ET/1:00 pm CT/12:00 pm MT/11:00 am PT

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