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Teen Mental Health Programs: What Works -- and Why -- in Schools?

Seeing some 400 teachers and school service providers flooding into the Halifax West High School auditorium on July 20, 2017 was an eye-opening experience. In the middle of the summer, they committed time to a two-day conference focusing on child and teen mental health. 755 more words

Education Research

How do we support the development of strong, healthy and resilient children and young people? The Welsh Government’s vision for an effective school nursing service in Wales.

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The Revised School Nursing Framework for Wales

There is huge potential for school nurses to improve children and young people’s physical, emotional and psychological health; supporting them to achieve to the best of their ability during their school years and to grow up to be as healthy and resilient as possible. 919 more words

‘Water is Cool in School’ Competition

This week in assembly the children will be learning about the benefits of drinking water. Therefore this week’s homework will be to create a poster about the benefits of drinking water on a regular basis. 122 more words

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What the Health?

Today, on  World Health Day, I submitted this letter (but as a more abbreviated essay version) to the Edmonton Journal (I’ll let you know if and when it gets published…) regarding the place of… 1,062 more words

Physical Education

School IPM Roundtable meeting creates linkages, resources

by Janet Hurley, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension

On May 25, 2016, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) convened 29 representatives of 17 national school, health and pest management associations and federal government agencies in Washington, DC to discuss ideas for implementing a set of principles promoting the adoption of IPM practices in the nation’s schools. 308 more words


Fruity Friday - Reminder

In the New Year, the school would like to create a ‘Fruity Friday’ – a chance for children to purchase a pot of fresh, mixed fruit.  62 more words

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‘Water is Cool in School’ – Reminder

Children are regularly reminded about the benefits of drinking water on a regular basis and the importance of bringing a water bottle into school during the day.  157 more words

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