Developing School Wellness – Children Nutritional Programs
Short Description: This course will look at the changing food environment in the U.S., including Mrs. Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign, changes in the school lunch program, and examines school gardens as well as the organic and green movement. It will discuss the three steps to successful nutrition education and ideas for incorporating nutrition and fitness education into the school day. It will ask participants to think creatively about the best ways to reach kids through positive food, fitness and health behaviors!
Instructor Description: This course is completely self-paced. Students have access to the Student Helpdesk where they can ask any questions related to the experience or curriculum.