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How to Get Parents On Board with Healthy Changes

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” - Margaret Mead
Getting parents on board with healthy changes at school is a frequent question at our workshops across the country. There’s no single best answer, but as a leader of healthy change for kids, there are a few best practices you can begin using today…

Lessons Learned on My HKC Back to School Road Trip

This week I traveled east to Westminster Charter School, Buffalo, New York, and had the privilege of working with K-2 teachers. As I travel the journey home I have some lessons learned to share. First, after a summer away from the classroom, teachers have many things to focus on and gear up for with kids returning this week. So, while I am 100% focused on their training, they have rooms to ready, lesson plans to complete...