2013 Summer Academy for District Health and Physical Education Leaders

  • Integration of Common Core State Standards into K-5 Physical Education
  • Integration of Common Core State Standards into 6-12 Physical Education
  • Integration of Common Core State Standards into K-5 Health Education
  • Integration of Common Core State Standards into 6-12 Health Education
  • Unpacking the Health Education Standards and Course Description Updates
  • Teaching Physical Education to Students with Cognitive and/or Physical Disabilities
  • Emotional Health and Learning
  • National Sexuality Standards
  • Integrating Fitness into All Physical Education Classes
  • Bullying
  • Unpacking the Physical Education Standards and Course Description Updates
  • Child Sex Trafficking
  • Safe Spaces for Youth at Disproportionate Risk
  • Presidential Youth Fitness Program
  • YRBS Data: Implications for Program Planning
  • Tobacco Prevention Education
  • Nutrition Education and Resources
  • Race to the Top Hard to Measure Item Bank Update



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Upcoming Grants

Fuel Up To Play 60 Grants: Up to $4,000 per year is available to qualified K-12 schools enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60 to kick start healthy changes. Grants are for approved physical activity and healthy eating “plays.” Deadline: Nov 4th, 2015 https://www.fueluptoplay60.com/funding/general-information


Saucony Run for Good Grants: The Saucony Run for Good Foundation is committed to reversing obesity rates by offering children the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of running and a healthier lifestyle. Maximum award size is $10,000 to initiate, expand, or improve running programs for children and/or teens. Deadlines are on February 1st and August 1st annually. http://demandware.edgesuite.net/aako_prd/on/demandware.static/-/Sites-saucony_us-Library/default/dwe2657652/downloads/Saucony_RunForGood_application.pdf


Upcoming Events

Coming Soon!

School Health Partners Workshop 2015: Enhancing the Work of SHAC, SHWAC and Wellness Task Force Committees in Florida School

November 5- Chipley: Panhandle Area Educational Consortium

November 17-Ocala: :FLDOH Marion County

November 19- Ft. Myers- School of Allied Health, Hodges University

December 3- Kissimmee- UF IFAS

December 15- Ft. Lauderdale- Rock Island Professional Development Center

LPNs, RNs, ARNPs, and CNAs who attend this workshop can receive one CEU for participating in the Mental Health 101 Overview Training.

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Florida PTA is proud to present the Second Annual Healthy Children, Healthy Future State Summit, November 13th - 14th, 2015.

Topics to include: immunizations, sleep behaviors, Florida's prosecution of youth offenders, child trafficking, LGBTQ student and community resources, and child abuse prevention and reporting.Florida PTA encourages you to forward this invitation to those you think would enjoy or benefit from this event. This event is open to the public.

Registration is now open; please click here to reserve your space.For more information, please contact Florida PTA Executive Director, Jean Hovey, at 407-855-7604, or Precious Boatwright at resource.development@floridapta.org.


The date of the next School Climate Series webinar will be released shortly.

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Technical Assistance

Need help with any of the following in your school or district?

  • Meeting statutory requirements for reporting through the School Environmental Safety Incident Reporting (SESIR)
  • Compliance with Florida's Anti-Bullying and Harassment Law (Florida's Anti-Bullying Law - s.1006.147, F.S.)
  • Improving the conditions for learning in your school or district

Contact the Florida Department of Education's Office of Safe Schools at (850) 245-0416 or SDFS@fldoe.org.


The 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance MMWR Surveillance Summary and the 2013 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) results have been released. Access Summary, Data File, Fact Sheets.

U.S. DOJ study reveals that school officials are more likely to learn of child victimization than police or medical authorities. Access Report



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