Credit Hours: 8 KDHE credit hours

CDA Subject Area
  • 2 - Physical and Intellectual Competence
  • 4 - Relationships with Families
Content Area
  • Families & Communities
  • Learning Environment & Curriculum

Child obesity is at epidemic levels.  One-third of the children in America are carrying too much weight.  Through this movement training, gain basic knowledge about the effects of childhood obesity from experts within pediatrics, nutritionists, and child development, as well as, strategies and activities to promote movement activities that promote wellness within early childhood.  Through license agreement with Child Care Exchange, view videos from the experts within the field and watch scenes from over 30 innovative early childhood classrooms that are promoting wellness and preventing obesity.  

Upcoming Courses

Preventing Obesity and Promoting Wellness: Movement

October 5, 2017 to October 12, 2017

Preventing Obesity and Promoting Wellness: Movement

November 30, 2017 to December 7, 2017