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See below for our Spring 2021 Webinars!

For more events, including workshops and conferences, visit our Events Calendar. Here, you will also find a list of all of our archived webinars – so you won’t miss a beat!

 

 

School Meals – Fact or Fiction!

Feb 16, 2021 11:00- 12:30 PM

Hosted by TX Action for Healthy Kids! What do you really know about your school meal program? How healthy is the food? How much is processed? Why are nutrition departments struggling to keep providing meals? What are the new policies around school meals? What can you do?
Find out the answers to these and other concerns and questions you might have and see how you can make a difference.

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Caring for the SELf: Self-Awareness

Feb 19th, 2021 11:30-12:30 PM (CT)

For children to be healthy and happy learners, they must feel safe and supported through a relationship with a trusted adult. Whether it be a parent, teacher, coach, or another family member – these relationships can serve as a home base to help children navigate the ups and downs of life. What does this mean?

It begins with us! How we nourish ourselves contributes to how we nourish others. Join us the third Friday of every month through May for a live practice. Together we’ll share strategies for managing stress and creating space to care for the SELf!

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Celebrating Together: Every Kid Healthy Week 2021

Feb 25, 2021 2:30- 3:30 PM (CT)

Every Kid Healthy™ Week is an annual observance created in 2013 to celebrate health and wellness achievements. Recognized on the calendar of National Health Observances and observed the last full week of April each year, this week shines a spotlight on the great efforts schools and parents are making to improve the health and wellness of their kids and the link between healthy behaviors and learning.

Join us to learn more and discover ways to celebrate at home or at school – virtually or in-person!

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Caring for the SELf: Self-Management and Responsible Decision Making

Mar 19, 2021 11:30- 12:30PM (CT)

For children to be healthy and happy learners, they must feel safe and supported through a relationship with a trusted adult. Whether it be a parent, teacher, coach, or another family member – these relationships can serve as a home base to help children navigate the ups and downs of life. What does this mean?

It begins with us! How we nourish ourselves contributes to how we nourish others. Join us the third Friday of every month through May for a live practice. Together we’ll share strategies for managing stress and creating space to care for the SELf!

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School Health Advisory Councils (SHACs) in Action! Part I

Mar 30, 2021 11:00- 12:30PM (CT)

Hosted by TX Action for Healthy Kids! School Health Advisory Councils Part I – Why is SHAC so important? What laws should you be aware of? What role does SHAC play with Wellness policies? How do you host a successful SHAC meeting? How do you work with District Administrators? Join us and get answers to these questions and more!

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School Health Advisory Councils (SHACs) in Action! Part II

Mar 31, 2021 11:00- 1PM (CT)

Hosted by TX Action for Healthy Kids! School Health Advisory Councils Part II – Join us as SHACs from across the state share what has made them successful. Get tips on how to engage parents, how to work with district administration and school boards, and how to be involved remotely!

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Spaces that Inspire: Creating Safe and Supportive Learning Environments through a Trauma-Conscious Approach

Apr 22, 2021 3-4PM (CT)

One of the most important pillars of child health and well-being is building safe and supportive learning environments. Whether at home or at school, these environments sit at the foundation of helping kids learn about themselves and others, explore meaningful experiences, and build relationships.

In this session, participants will learn what makes a safe and supportive learning environment and how to build and maintain through a trauma-conscious approach.

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Building Family-School Partnerships for Kids' Health

May 5, 2021 2:30- 3:30 PM (CT)

We know that kids do best when their families and schools are working together to support them in reaching their full potential. Strong and effective family-school partnerships are absolutely essential to keeping kids engaged in learning and healthy in body and mind.

Designed for educators, school staff, and parent leaders, in this session participants will learn how to identify needs, gaps, barriers and come up with common goals, and how to build long-lasting family-school partnerships.

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Caring for the SELf: Relationship Skills and Connectedness

May 21, 2021 11:30- 12:30PM

For children to be healthy and happy learners, they must feel safe and supported through a relationship with a trusted adult. Whether it be a parent, teacher, coach, or another family member – these relationships can serve as a home base to help children navigate the ups and downs of life. What does this mean?

It begins with us! How we nourish ourselves contributes to how we nourish others. Join us the third Friday of every month through May for a live practice. Together we’ll share strategies for managing stress and creating space to care for the SELf!

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All webinars will be archived for those unable to attend the live session. You will receive information about future sessions from Action for Healthy Kids.

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