Here are the announcements and updates about Health and PE from the September 23rd USBE meeting. Please email curriculum specialist Lindsay Baccus at firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions.
SHAPE National Convention & Expo April 21st-25th at the Salt Palace Convention (Tuesday- Saturday) Registration Information
No Utah Shape Conference in February 2020
New Core Guides K-12 now are available online.
New Yoga Guidelines for Individual Lifetime Activities for Credit
Cool Info graphics for Health and PE core
Botvin LST Update: Still required by law Utah Code Section 53G-10-406 “Underage Drinking Prevention Program” now in board rule, aligns well with new Health Standards, must trained to teach in the classroom
Botvin Health Connections E-Cigarettes & Vaping (see email) this is an enhancements
Must be taught at minimum every 5 class periods
You can put your own flavor into your lessons while still teaching the curriculum.
Crosswalks for New Core Standards Health I and Health II
Suicide Prevention: A big focus of Utah State Board of Education
Video: Billie Eilish
Video: Teen Suicide
Classroom/Student Resources and Opportunities:
U of U Team Thrive-Health II (HS) willing to come in and teach their program FREE
Contact: Paul Grayson Phone: 801-213-2582 Email: email@example.com
U of U Crushing Diabetes Health I (MS/JR Hs) see documentary “Sugar Babies” can stream.
There are student resources (magnet) and parent flyer. They will send to school for FREE every year.
Contact: Sarah Elizabeth Phone: 801-585-9706 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
PD coming in USBE Summer Professional Learning Series 1 location for a region over a week period for multiple subject areas K-12.