The Second Annual School Health and Wellness Symposium was held Aug. 17-18, 2017, from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Kellogg Conference Center at Gallaudet University. This free two-day event gave an opportunity for participants to obtain critical professional development, skills training and updates around health education including teaching strategies, content knowledge, community-based resources, parent engagement strategies, teaching materials and networking to share best practices. The symposium covered a range of health topics including workshops in areas of comprehensive health education, physical education and nutrition, programming and policy, and health services.
- School and community health educators
- Physical health instructors
- School administrators
- Social workers
- Early learning center staff
- Youth health programming staff
For more information or questions, please contact Whitney Carrington at (202) 442-4010 or Sombo Pujeh at (202) 741-5932 or [email protected].