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Join Us at the Rhode Island Healthy Schools Coalition - Breakfast for School Wellness Leaders

The American Heart Association is a proud sponsor of the annual RI Healthy Schools Coalition - Breakfast for School Wellness Leaders on October 13 at the Crowne Plaza.


The event brings together hundreds of school administrators, teachers, parents, community advocates, wellness committee members and elected officials from across the state for a morning of learning and sharing. This year’s program will feature:

Ken Wagner, PhD, RI Department of Education Commissioner
• Eat. Learn. Succeed.: A School Breakfast Challenge

Marlene Schwartz, PhD, Director of the Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity
• School Wellness Policies: What’s New and What’s Next?

Edda Carmadello, Chief Academic Officer, Central Falls Public Schools
• CSPAP: Why We’re Invested in a Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program

An EXPANDED Ideas Exhibition, featuring more exhibits and more resources for comprehensive student health and wellness (physical, mental, social and emotional)
A NEW and delicious breakfast buffet menu featuring locally sourced ingredients


For more information on the RI Healthy Schools Coalition please visit:

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