The National Math Foundation is looking for passionate educators who understand the value of kinesthetic learning and engaging the child through child-centered learning activities. School teams and individuals may apply for the opportunity to attend the NMF Summer Institute. In the application, each member of the teams will be asked a series of questions. You […]
Join NY AFHK to learn about the connection between health eating, physical activity and academic achievement. Participants will learn about the best practices for healthy school snacks and fund raising will be shared, examine the updated USDA regulations for local wellness policies, guidelines and implementation strategies for active recess, brain breaks in the classroom, school […]
Hosted by Change Food, this yearâ??s conference will explore its theme of "Growing the Good Food Movement" and celebrate change happening in the food system. Rather than simply talking about problems, speakers will present solutions that are leading to the sustainable food system they wish to see with a focus on both real and visionary […]
The conference begins on Wednesday, November 16th with many Intensive Training Workshops, including a Pound Fit Certification. The Conference continues Thursday, November 17th - Saturday, November 19th, with over 160 sessions; including a keynote presentation by David Meinz, author & health promotion expert. Click here to register
Second annual CHSC all-grantee Convening, to be held at the Crowne Plaza Syracuse hotel. Details to come, including information about overnight rooms.
It can be hard to find time in your busy schedule to participate in physical activity. However, taking a walk is one of the simplest, safest and most effective forms of exercise - and you can start on April 26! Blue Cross and Blue Shield Companies across the country sponsor the annual National Walk @ […]
Presented by Transportation Alternatives, the Vision Zero Cities conference aims to make city streets safe. Click here to register and learn more about this conference in NYC.
Thousands of students, families, community partners, and elected officials around the country will celebrate the benefits of biking and walking to school during National Bike to School Day. Register your school's event today to be counted among the thousands of schools who participate each year and be entered into drawings for bikes and helmets! Bike […]
America Walks is excited to announce the 2017 National Walking Summit to be held in St. Paul, MN from September 13-15, 2017. After two extremely successful conferences in Washington, DC, they are moving the conference to a city that is embracing livability to give participants an opportunity to explore firsthand the potential of walkable communities. […]
This conference may be a good opportunity for CHSC coordinators to share with school nurses and health education teachers in their districts. Content will include presentations on Diabetes Management In the School Setting and Tips and Hints: The Real Deal on Managing Diabetes, among other topics. There are 4 dates across NYS locations - Lake […]
The 2017 NYS AHPERD conference is being held November 15th-16th in Verona, NY. This is a great professional development opportunity for physical education teachers. Click here to learn more.
It's time to start thinking about planning your trip to the nation's capital in February 2018 for the National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference (AHPC). Join 1,200+ of your colleagues for what is sure to be the anti-hunger community's biggest and best conference yet! Visit the conference website - www.antihungerpolicyconference.org - to register, reserve your hotel room, […]
On March 20-24, thousands of health and physical education professionals will come together in Nashville for the 2018 SHAPE America National Convention & Expo - ready to share ideas, get inspired and learn from industry experts. Convention is held in partnership with SHAPE America Southern District and Tennessee AHPERD. This convention draws the best of […]
There is a strong demand for communities where people of all ages and abilities can safely and comfortably walk and bike. Creating walkable and bikeable environments requires the active collaboration of people with interests in safety, land use, economic development, transportation, education, law enforcement and health promotion. This two-day symposium will provide participants with the […]
The 2018 New York State Bike Summit will be held in beautiful Saratoga Springs. The Summit will be held at the historic Gideon Putnam Resort & Spa, nestled in the heart of Saratoga Spa State Park. This year's theme is Bike Education: Beyond Rules of the Road. At this year's Summit NYBC will introduce education […]
Friends of the Earth and Tisch Food Center are pleased to invite you to the Northeast Greening School Food Forum *Register today to secure early bird pricing* https://foe.us19.list-manage.com/track/click?u=7b804bb447006b1874e7c00c5&id=13b61b5969&e=55d024cd70 This is the third in a series of regional forums around the country on healthy, climate-friendly food service! A cost-effective approach focused on: plant-forward menus reduced food […]
The 3rd Annual Take Your Parent to PE Week will take place September 23-27. Mark your calendars and check back later this summer for toolkits and materials for parents and educators. Stay tuned! https://www.activeschoolsus.org/take-your-parent-to-pe-week
Over October 10th and 11th, Transportation Alternatives will bring together leading industry and policy experts, elected officials, and advocates for the fifth annual Vision Zero Cities Conference. The conference will take place at Columbia University’s Alfred Lerner Hall. Day 1 will consist of keynote speakers, breakout sessions, and a networking reception. Day 2 will include […]
The New York State Health Foundation is hosting its second annual conference on Building Healthy Communities. This year, participants will hear from keynote speaker, Justin Garrett Moore, the Executive Director of the New York City Public Design Commission. The keynote will then be followed by two panel discussions that feature partners championing change across the […]