2018 Society Meeting: Leadership, Relationships, and Influence

October 3, 2018 - 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
(Check in begins at 8:00 am)
Sheraton Indianapolis City Centre Hotel, Meridian Room
31 West Ohio Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

DRAFT Agenda

Meeting Objectives:

  • Strengthen relationships among staff within state departments of education who provide leadership in the arenas of school health, health education, and physical education/physical activity.
  • Discuss approaches to incorporate and address social emotional learning and mental health at state and local levels.
  • Expand toolkit of professional development strategies to use with state and local education professionals.
  • Share and discuss resources, strategies, best practices and challenges related to school health issues.

8:00 a.m. Check-in, Refreshments, Visit Sponsors/Exhibitors and Network with Peers
8:30 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
Lisa Rakoz, President, Washington
The State of the Society, Accomplishments of 2017-18
Partnership Updates
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention New Program and Resources Updates
Holly Hunt, School Health Branch (CDC Healthy Schools), Division of Population Health
Sponsor Showcase
Break – Visit Sponsors/Exhibitors and Networking
Building Leadership and Cadres
Dr. Kymm Ballard
Professional Development Using Technology
Dr. Kymm Ballard
12:30 p.m. Working Lunch (provided) and Table Discussions
  Social Emotional Learning and Mental Health
Ellen Essick, North Carolina
Darrel Daily, New York
Sally Jones, Wisconsin
Sponsor Showcase
Break – Visit Sponsors/Exhibitors and Networking
What’s Working? What’s Not? Sharing Resources, Strategies and Best Practices
(Social Emotional Learning, Professional Development Strategies, Opioids & Other Drugs, WSCC Approach, Transgender Policies, Other)
Sponsor Showcase
Break – Visit Sponsors/Exhibitors and Networking
Hot Topics Impacting School Health
(Examples: ESSA Implementation, Chronic Absenteeism, Other)
4:30 p.m. Wrap Up – What’s Next? – Closure

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