The Florida Department of Education’s Healthy Schools Summer Academy is a professional development opportunity for teachers and administrators of health education and physical education content with special emphasis on other subject area courses with integrated health education benchmarks. This annual event will next take place June 12-13, 2019 at George Jenkins High School in Lakeland .
Health education and physical education are required instruction for grades K-12. Academy sessions will include information and resources focusing on Florida standards, safe and supportive environments, sexual health education, school connectedness, nutrition, tobacco prevention education, physical education assessments and youth risk behavior survey (YRBS). Teachers of all subject areas are encouraged to attend.
The Academy will accommodate up to 200 participants on a first-come, first-serve basis. The registration cost of the academy is $60 per attendee.
George Jenkins High School
6000 Lakeland Highlands Road, Lakeland, Florida 33813
For information about registration and payments, please contact Nichole Wilder at Nichole.Wilder@fldoe.org.
The Academy will provide a boxed lunch for all attendees on Thursday, June 13. Healthy refreshments will be provided on both days. If you have dietary restrictions, food allergies or other concerns, please indicate so on your registration form.