SY 17-18 PD

  • Healthy and Safe Body Unit: New Lessons Training

    February 1, 2018 or March 6, 2018
    3:30 A.M. – 6:00 P.M.

    If you've already participated in the Healthy and Safe Body Unit training anytime from January 2013-Spring 2017, we invite you to attend this quick "New Lessons Training," showcasing the updated lessons and new unit resources.

    The Healthy and Safe Body Unit has been revised to reflect the upgraded District Wellness Policy (June 2017). New lessons have been added to meet the policy as well as to address school needs. This new version covers the following topics in addition to healthy relationships, puberty/hygiene and boundary setting/sexual harassment:

    • needle education
    • body image
    • navigating social media/online safety
    • analyzing gender in advertising

    Please join us on one of the above dates to explore these exciting and relevant new lessons!

    The BPS Health & Wellness Department Office
    370 Columbia Road | Dorchester, MA 02125  

    Health Education: Personal Boundaries and Safety Grades K-3

    MARCH 20, 2018
    9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. 

    This 3-hour central professional development will look at the core skills and specific age and developmentally appropriate lessons to help address personal boundaries and safety for this age group. This mini-unit of instruction using standards-based lessons will help students to set personal boundaries, support them to build healthy friendships, assist them to identify trusted adults, and help them to stay safe.

    Location: The BPS Health & Wellness Department Office
    370 Columbia Road | Dorchester, MA 02125

    Pat Santin, Director of Health Education