School Breakfast & Physical Activty Grant & Managing Playtime Education
Two items of interest related to school wellness!
First, Action for Healthy Kids and its partners are offering grants for the 2013-2014 school year to support increased participation in school breakfasts and funding for more physical activity for students. Awards will be given to over 400 schools ranging from $1,000 to $5,000. Application deadline: April 19.
Tips for Applying for the Grant
Playworks Training in Charlotte
Playworks can train school staff to increase physical activity, decrease bullying and promote learning through active recess and play time. They will be at the AAHPERD National Convention & Expo April 23-27 in Charlotte. For those unable to travel to Charlotte, Playworks may be able to bring a trainer to your school. Contact Marcy Michael, (510) 338-4252.