Learn how to create a playground that really works, implement recess before lunch or how to write a successful grant application. On demand webinars are 45 minutes long and move at your own pace. You can pause the presentation and resume at any time. No special software is necessary. Participate at your computer. Phone conferencing set up is not necessary.
Below are the short descriptions of each on demand webinar choices. Each webinar lasts approximately 45 minutes.
A Peaceful Playground? Sound Impossible? It’s not. With a few proven strategies we’ll show you how to reduce bullying, and reduce playground conflicts, resulting in happy students and a thankful staff. Our research indicates that 5 situations contribute to 95% of all problems on typical elementary school playgrounds. In this fast paced webinar we’ll share those problem situations and our proven strategies for turning your playground into a “peaceful place for fun and games.”
A few brave principals across the nation are bringing a long standing school tradition to an end. They are advocating Recess Before Lunch. Recent
research shows the number of schools implementing Recess before Lunch is rapidly growing. Kids eat more, waste less food, return to class calmer, behave better and as a result, instruction time is increased. Sounds great but implementing Recess Before Lunch can be tricky. Attend this free on-demand webinar where we share 5 steps to prepare staff, students and parents for successful implementation.
Good grant writers follow a proven formula that results in successful funding and most importantly, grant implementation.
Grant Writing for beginners covers:
- The do’s and don’ts of grant writing.
- Critical elements necessary for getting your grant funded.
- Strategies and support provided by Peaceful Playgrounds in your grant writing efforts.
Don’t miss this opportunity to hear practical advice from an experienced and successful grant writer. Dr. Bossenmeyer’s grant writing has secured more than $10 Million in funded educational grants.
Have you considered using pedometers with children? This webinar will provide some basics strategies for building a motivating walking program with children.
We Count is a research based walking program which includes information, parent and student newsletters, mini lessons, motivational materials and more for getting kids moving. This free webinar teaches participants how to make those steps count toward better health.
Playgrounds don’t have to be expensive to get kids active. In fact, upper elementary students rarely play on play structures at all. This session will cover alternatives to the typical playground structure and the research behind the effectiveness of alternative playgrounds strategies like portable equipment, loose equipment, painted playground markings, and natural playgrounds.