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  1. Last chance to enter the Find Your Balance Challenge!

      The Find Your Balance Challenge asks K-5 teachers to identify an Energy Balance need at their school and submit a short action plan that explains how they’ll address this need.  Even though the deadline is Friday, January 31st at 8pm ET, the good news for you is that teachers do NOT need to have […]

  2. Why Be Active?

    Byline: Jessica Donaldson While exploring the Energy Balance 101 curriculum from the Together Counts program, I came across a fun and important lesson for grades K-2 and 3-5. The lesson is entitled Why Be Active? and prompts students to think about the benefits of a healthy, active lifestyle. The lesson plan’s “instant expert” section gives […]

  3. Achieving Energy Balance Together

    Byline: Jessica Donaldson  Health education is one of those topics that we can all agree is needed. That happens in PE, right? It doesn’t have to just happen there. To be honest, it can’t continue to be treated as something that is only taught during PE. According to statistics from the Centers for Disease Control […]