New Norms for Healthy Schools and Communities

Promote well being and learning readiness by creating a healthy new normal!

For teachers, school nurses and wellness teams, administrators, youth-serving professionals, and parents

Attend free professional development training for educators and the community-at-large to learn more about school-based physical activity and nutrition, wellness policies, mental health, and school employee wellness programs.

Go to the Rockland Teachers' Center listing for event descriptions and to register.

Contact: 845-364-2360, steindoc@co.rockland.ny.us

All training is FREE!
Registration is required (use links in the flyer and in the titles below for each event)

Please see out latest flyer for descriptions of classes listed below:
New Norms for Healthy Schools and Communities 2020

Unless otherwise noted, all training sessions will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Rockland BOCES Conference Center, Building 10, 65 Parrott Road, West Nyack, NY 10994

School Employee Wellness: Protecting Our Schools' Most Important Asset
Monday, March 2
Learn why school employee wellness programs are important and how to use effective strategies and free resources.

Supporting Students in the Classroom - Return to Learn after a Concussion
Tuesday, March 17
Learn strategies to help students manage their school work after suffering a concussion.

Improving Student Outcomes with Healthy Celebrations, Rewards, and Fundraising
Wednesday, April 1
8:30 a.m.—10:30 a.m.
Ensure that all foods and beverages offered and sold to kids meet Smart Snacks Standards.

Parent Engagement
Tuesday, May 5
Review the research about family engagement and identify strategies you can use to secure parental participation in their child's education.

Please see our cancellations page for up to date information on meeting, event, class and exam cancellations and/or postponements.