InPACTatHome Resilience Module

The InPACTatHome Family Engagement Team, which includes our very own Lisa Jo Gagliardi, Scott Martin, and Evilia Jankowski, has released the first of seven modules complete with a calendar of activities. This month’s module focuses on building resilience and was developed by Heather Lewis (bio included in the module). This toolkit combines physical activity andContinue reading “InPACTatHome Resilience Module”

Integrating Whole Child into Continuous Improvement Planning: Best Practice Statement

We are very pleased to join with other leading education organizations and institutions in Michigan to support and endorse a Best Practices Statement advocating for integrating the Whole Child (WSCC Model) into Continuous Improvement Planning. The statement looks closely at the complementary practices of Comprehensive Health Education, Physical Education and Social and Emotional Learning toContinue reading “Integrating Whole Child into Continuous Improvement Planning: Best Practice Statement”

Calling All Health and Physical Education Teachers, Coaches and Curriculum Directors! – SHAPE Michigan December 5th Conference

The following message is from Dr. Deb Berkey, Executive Director of SHAPE Michigan, regarding the upcoming December 5th Conference. Please visit the conference schedule for more information about the sessions and descriptions. Are you looking for a cost effective half day conference to give your program and professional development a boost?  It’s been a roughContinue reading “Calling All Health and Physical Education Teachers, Coaches and Curriculum Directors! – SHAPE Michigan December 5th Conference”

Building Healthy Communities program expanded to meet unique, changing educational needs

Step Up for School Wellness Grant Who: All Michigan schools are now eligible to apply, even if they previously participated in a Building Healthy Communities programBy When: October 30, 2020RFA and More Information: https://buildinghealthycommunities.arewehealthy.com/ The Building Healthy Communities: Step Up for School Wellness program today announced innovative programming and eligibility expansions to help meet theContinue reading “Building Healthy Communities program expanded to meet unique, changing educational needs”

Michigan Re-Entry Plan 2020: Health and Physical Education

In partnership with SHAPE Michigan and MEMSPA, MiSHCA helped develop Michigan specific recommendations and guidelines for school reentry for K-12 physical education, health education, and physical activity. Michigan Re-Entry Plan 2020 for Health and Physical Education: Considerations and Recommendations Executive Summary: Michigan Re-Entry Plan 2020 for Health and Physical Education