Fifth annual School Wellness and Recognition Conference tomorrow in Springfield, IL


Conference highlights the best nutrition and physical education practices across the state 


SPRINGFIELD, IL – Educators will convene tomorrow in Springfield for the Fifth annual School Wellness and Recognition Conference sponsored by Action for Healthy Kids Illinois, the Illinois State Board of Education and the Illinois Nutrition Education Program. 

The conference, to be held Thursday, May 3, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, will feature workshops on the New USDA school nutrition standards, Illinois Farm to School program and increasing physical activity during the school day.  

Illinois School Wellness Conference Agenda

Fifth Annual Wellness Conference for school administrators, food service staff, and teachers to learn about best school nutrition and physical education practices 

The conference will be held May 3, 2012 at the Springfield Crowne Plaza Hotel, 3000 S. Dirksen Parkway, in Springfield, IL, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.