Preventing Obesity and Promoting Wellness: Nutrition

Add to your basic understanding of nutrition and child development. Gain knowledge about the effects of childhood obesity from experts in pediatrics, nutrition, and child development. Learn strategies and activities to promote proper nutrition through developmentally appropriate practice. Through a license agreement with Child Care Exchange, view videos from experts in their fields and watch scenes from innovative early childhood classrooms that promote wellness and prevent obesity.   

You will need the ability to watch and listen to videos to take this course. 

This course is appropriate for all early care and education professionals who work in center-based and family child care settings. 


Course Details

  • KDHE Approved:Yes
  • Clock Hours:8
  • Agency:KCCTO WFD
  • CDA Subject Area:1 - 1 - Safe, Healthy Learning Environment;4 - 4 - Relationships with Families
  • KS/MO Core Comp Area:V. Health and Safety