Teaching Safe Bicycling in Health and Physical Education Classes
Presented by Bike Walk CT, and hosted by Glastonbury Parks & Recreation, and Glastonbury Public Schools Health & Physical Education Dept., this workshop provides Connecticut educators with the resources, tools, and skills they need to implement and teach a comprehensive bicycling education program in the schools. The workshop is the result of 8 years of refinement in a Connecticut elementary school bicycle education program.
When: Saturday, April 6, 2019; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where: Academy Building
2143 Main Street
Traffic Skills 101
Bicycle Education Course
“Smart Cycling” curriculum from the League of American Bicyclists
Presented by Bike Walk CT, and hosted by Glastonbury Parks & Recreation and Glastonbury Public Schools Health & Physical Education Dept., this course provides instruction on safe cycling to help you develop skills and confidence on a bike. It also covers the principles of traffic law, basic bike maintenance, traffic lane positioning at intersections, plus crash and hazard avoidance.
When: Saturday, April 27, 2019; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where: Academy Building, 2143 Main Street, Glastonbury, CT
Winter 2019 E Issue – The Bulletin
The latest issue of The Bulletin is published in electronic format. Access it here!
Announcing: New Member Benefit
Annual dues for professional members increased $5.00 on January 1, 2019 (from $35.00 to $40.00) as approved at the Annual Business meeting on November 16, 2018.
This dues increase has allowed CTAHPERD to offer General Liability Insurance coverage for our professional members as stated below:
Summary of Coverage
- Who is covered: CT AHPERD and individual members in good standing during work related activities including classroom coverage
- What are you covered for: Claims made for negligent acts accidentally committed resulting in bodily injury, personal and advertising injury or property damage to others
- Policy limits:
General Aggregate $1,000,000 per member
Products/Completed Operations $1,000,000
Personal and Advertising Injury $1,000,000
Each Occurrence $1,000,000
Damage to Premises Rented to you $300,000
Medical Expense excluded
Sexual Abuse/Occurrence $50,000
Sexual Abuse Aggregate $100,000 per member
Tips for Getting Active as a Family shows parents how to turn family time into physical activity time.
Watch the audio description version of Tips for Getting Active as a Family
External Link: You are leaving health.gov on YouTube.
Watch the audio description version of Tips for Getting Active as a Family on YouTube.
Attention Health Educators!
The Brain Injury Alliance of Connecticut has developed educational materials for middle school and high school level students called “Protect Your Brain Toolkit.” Access the free materials HERE.