Thank you for attending the eighth annual Healthy Schools Summer Academy!


*There was an omission from the program guide, and we sincerely apologize to Rachel Winsten for the unintentional oversight. Please read her bio below: 

Rachel WinstenRachel Winsten is originally from Queens, New York. She attended the State University of New York, College at Cortland; majoring in physical education and graduating with a Bachelors in Education. From there she attended Hofstra University, in Hempstead NY, where she earned a Masters Degree in Education. Rachel taught health and physical education for 12 years at Martin Van Buren High School in Queens. It was there that she fostered her passion and honed her teaching craft. It is also where she studied under a master teacher in the area of health education, specifically sexual health education. In 2012 she moved from New York to Florida. She currently works for Brevard Public Schools as the district resource teacher for K-12 health, physical education, driver education and JROTC. Rachel has also developed curriculum for Interactive Health Technologies and Pure Pickleball. She currently lives in Viera FL with her husband, two children and new puppy.


We would like to acknowledge the following Friends of the Academy:

The Academy exhibitors provided invaluable resources while connecting with every attendee. The closing resource frenzy was partly supported by donations from the following sponsors:

A special thanks to all of the expert presenters for the thoughtful delivery of important content that benefited each participate.

The Healthy Schools team is grateful for each person's active participation!

Please check this website periodically for resources and the 2018 Summer Academy save the date...Coming Soon!