Teaching That Engages The BODY, BRAIN & BEING

2017 Healthy Schools Summit gets GROOVY! In March, the South East Education Cooperative’s Healthy Schools Program combined efforts with PartnerSHIP 4 Health, N.D. Department of Health and Dakota Medical Foundation to do something a bit different for this year’s Healthy Schools Summit. With intel from colleagues in the field, a decision was made to bring…
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Getting Hearts Pumping With Healthy Schools Pilot Program

A new and exciting Healthy Schools Pilot Program is getting students hearts pumping! The South East Education Cooperative’s Healthy Schools Program is focusing on increasing the opportunities students have to be physically active while at school and improving the school nutrition environment.  This program was developed to reduce overweight and obesity in children, and also…
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Youth Get A Monthly Dose Of Nutrition Education

Wahpeton’s Youth Club, one of the SEEC’s 21st Century Community Learning Centers*, is putting a focus on teaching the students attending its afterschool program about nutrition. The Club’s coordinator Jamie Neppl explained how they are providing great information on nutrition while still keeping it fun for the kids, “We have one day a month focused…
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2014 Healthy Schools Summit Welcomes Health Expert Dr. David Katz To Fargo

On April 24th, school staff and health professionals dedicated to making schools a healthier place for children will travel many miles to come together at the 5th Annual Healthy Schools Summit at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Fargo. Attendees enjoy this FREE summit as it gives them great opportunities to learn new strategies helping to…
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