Kym MacAulay, Public Health Nurse, Ottawa Public Health (Friday, Nov 6 1-3pm LMX 145);
Title: Health Curriculum Support by Your Public Health Nurse
Registration required (Free)
Registration website: https://www.eventman.ca/event/y
Contributed by Heather Woods (Fall 2015)
Last week, I had to opportunity to attend a workshop on “How to Start a Community Garden” with Jordan Bouchard from Just Food (Twitter: @bouch137). The hour was packed full of information, from how a community garden may contribute to comprehensive school health and how to start thinking about and planning a community garden within your school or community. Jordan demonstrated how community gardening satisfies all the pillars of Comprehensive School Health.
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As a part of our learning processes course, we were asked to take on a meaningful learning experience (MLE) and presentations were made in the final weeks of class. Everyone’s presentations were incredibly well done and extremely moving. From learning to play to knit to signing in front of people for the first time, the CSH cohort showed up to impress. Each individual shone in a rather incredibly way as they walked us through why they chose their particular learning experience, some challenges, some triumphs and a link to future teaching. Two amazing individuals have agreed to share their meaningful learning experiences. Please see the Student Blog section under CSH COHORT IN B.ED for Lindsey and Stephanie’s MLE’s! Check them out, you won’t be sorry!! We challenge you to become a fellow Champ (Champion of Health) and learn something meaningful!