Healthier Students Are Better Learners

Posted by Mid-Atlantic Regional Education Laboratory on May 9, 2016

June 2 Webinar: Healthier Students Are Better Learners

Learn what the research says about the role that various health problems can play in children’s academic growth and development

Explore why school health programs are an important component of K-12 education
Find out what educators can do to reduce health barriers to learning in their classrooms and schools

Join Dr. Charles Basch, Richard March Hoe Professor of Health and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University for the second session in our 2016 Educator Effectiveness Webinar Series. In this free webinar, Dr. Basch will discuss how schools and districts can develop a program that is strategically focused, evidence based, and effectively coordinated to reduce health barriers to learning.

He will also help attendees explore ways to support school health initiatives, including policies, professional development for teachers and staff, and accountability standards.

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June 2, 2016
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET

Learn more and register today

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