Linking Health & Learning (School Wellness Bulletin)
This monthly, electronic resource is intended to keep Vermont educators and youth-serving professionals up-to-date on resources, professional development and grant/funding opportunities, and other issues related to healthy and safe schools. NOTE: The bulletin is not published during the summer months.
- November 2013 PDF
The Agency of Education’s Child Nutrition Team has two position openings. Schools are invited to apply for a new HIV-STD prevention grant and the federal Green Ribbon Schools award. Several workshops and webinars are also available.
- October 2013 PDF
This e-bulletin highlights a new grant opportunity for school-based health education from the Vermont Agency of Education. The Vermont Department of Health shares guidelines and resources for schools to manage the risk of exposure to infections through tick or mosquito bites and find resources for planning walk & roll to schools events. Professional development opportunities include free webinars, and several state-wide conferences. Finally, grants from both in-state and out-of-state funders are available through October.
- September 2013 PDF
This first issue of the 2012-2013 school year is packed with new resources for health and physical education. Find information and resources to start planning for special Safe Routes to Schools events in early October. Those seeking professional development will find a calendar packed with webinars and face-to-face training options. Finally, some key grant opportunities are quickly approaching, including the Vermont Farm to School funding application.
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