Healthy Schools Summer Academy

Healthy Schools Summer Academy 2021

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 11th annual event will next take place June 29-30, 2021 at the RP Funding Center 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, the State Board of Education Rules approved in 2019 related to Health Education (Mental and Emotional Health Education, Substance Use and Abuse, Child Trafficking Prevention Education) and the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS). Teachers of all subject areas are encouraged to attend. 
The Academy will accommodate up to 130 participants on a first-come, first-serve basis. The registration cost of the academy is $60 per attendee.  

Event Location:


For information about registration and payments, please contact Nichole Wilder at Nichole.Wilder@fldoe.org.   



PARTICIPANT INFORMATION 

Meal Information 

The Academy will provide a boxed lunch for all attendees on Tuesday, June 29 and Wednesday, June 30. If you have dietary restrictions, food allergies or other concerns, please indicate so on your registration form.  

 

Hotel Information 

Please book your hotel room by May 26, 2021.

The following two hotels are adjacent to the RP Funding Center

Hyatt Place Lakeland
525 W Orange St, Lakeland, FL 33815
863-413-1122
$96/night
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Spring Hill Suites
511 W Lime St, Lakeland, FL 33815
863-413-1700
$99/night
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Courtyard by Marriott Lakeland
3725 Harden Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33803 (3.5 miles)
863-802-9000
$95/night
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Hampton Inn & Suites Lakeland-South Polk Parkway
3630 Lakeside Village Blvd, Lakeland, Florida, 33803 (3.6 miles)
863-603-7600
$109/night
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Hilton Garden Inn Lakeland
3839 Don Emerson Dr, Lakeland, Florida, 33811 (6.2 miles)
863-647-0066
$89/night
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lakeland South
3405 South Florida Ave, Lakeland, Florida 33803 (3.0 miles)
863-606-1000

Home2 Suites by Hilton Lakeland
3610 Lakeside Village Blvd, Lakeland, Florida, 33803 (3.5 miles)
863-500-6869
$119/night
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Residence Inn by Marriott Lakeland
3701 Harden Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33803 (3.5 miles)
863-680-2323
$109/night
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Staybridge Suites Lakeland West
3855 Don Emerson Dr, Lakeland, Florida 33811 (6.4 miles)
863-225-2886

TownePlace Suites Lakeland
3370 US Highway 98 North, Lakeland, Florida 33805 (4.9 miles)
863-680-1115
$119/night
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