Fit to Learn Summer Sessions

August 3, 2016

or August 4, 2016, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Arturo Velasquez West Side Institute

2800 S. Western Ave.

Join us for Fit to Learn!

Choose one day to participate. The same material will be covered each day so you won’t be missing out on any great information! Teachers will receive five Clock Hours for participating in this workshop. Breakfast and registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. Lunch and snacks will be provided throughout the day. Convenient Chicago location to be announced. Register below!

Calling All Teachers!

Are health and wellness an important priority for you? Do you wish there were more opportunities for your students to be physically active and practice healthy habits at school? Do you want to learn how to integrate those habits into your classroom to bolster academic achievement? If so, Fit to Learn is the perfect professional development opportunity for you!

What Exactly Is Fit to Learn?

A free professional development program offered by Healthy Schools Campaign for K-5 teachers to help integrate nutrition and fitness into everyday classroom subjects. The goal of Fit to Learn is to make healthy habits a routine part of how kids learn.

Fit to Learn’s Impact Across Chicago


120+ CPS schools involved with Fit to Learn

300+ CPS teachers have participated in Fit to Learn

10,000+ Students impacted by Fit to Learn

What Will You Get Out of Fit to Learn?

  • Resources to help your school meet its physical activity goals, help students learn about good nutrition through fun and creative activities, increase staff knowledge on personal health and wellness and more!
  • Support from Healthy Schools Campaign, access to free or low-cost program providers, tools to improve school wellness, workshops for parents and more.
  • And the learning doesn’t end after the summer session! Teachers who participate in Fit to Learn will have access to after-school booster sessions to share best practices and implement those lessons into their classrooms.


We have reached capacity for this event. For more information or to add your name to a waitlist, please contact Kristi Cox via email or at 312-419-1810. Learn more at

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