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Our monthly newsletter provides tools, tips, and resources to help keep kids Healthy and Ready to Learn. To stay up to date on program activities and local events, sign up for our newsletter. Click below to view past newsletters and learn more about our monthly themes.

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2019
October: Beat Cold & Flu Season this Year & "Bee" in School

October: Beat Cold & Flu Season this Year & "Bee" in School
Cold and flu season is approaching and the HRL team wants you to bee ready! The best way to protect yourself and your community from the flu is by getting an annual flu shot.
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September: Bee in School!

September: Bee in School!
It's the beginning of a new school year! September is Attendance Awareness Month, and all month long we will be celebrating the importance of attendance with our #beehere campaign.
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July: Support Student Health in NYC Schools!

July: Support Student Health in NYC Schools!
Anyone can be an advocate! Work with your school, district, and all of New York City to bring important programs to your school this school year and shape skills and healthy habits in kids.
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June: Make NYC Your Classroom This Summer!

June: Make NYC Your Classroom This Summer!
School's Out! Summer is a great time for kids to learn, grow, and explore. Make sure they stay healthy this summer so that they can come back to school re-charged and ready to learn!
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April: Creating School Wellness Teams

April: Creating School Wellness Teams
School Wellness Teams bring diverse people together to advise and advocate for the health and well-being of students, staff, and families.
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March: Managing Test Anxiety

March: Managing Test Anxiety
With the start of testing, children might experience heightened test anxiety. It is important that the school community knows how to support students who may experience symptoms of test anxiety.
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February: Bullying Stops Here!

February: Bullying Stops Here!
Children need a safe environment to thrive in school. Stopping bullying right away will help children stay healthy and ready to learn.
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January: New Year, Clear Vision!

January: New Year, Clear Vision!
Children need healthy eyes to read, write, and learn in school. Remember, children should have a vision screening at least once per year!
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2018
December: Emotional Health

December: Emotional Health
Just like our children's physical health, it is important to care for their emotional health. Being emotionally healthy will help students respond to stress and build lasting relationships.
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October: Building a Medical Home

October: Building a Medical Home
It is important for children to have a regular doctor and medical home. Learn more on providing ways for families, schools and health centers to connect with each other
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September: Heading Back to School!

September: Heading Back to School!
It's a new school year! Learn about why attendance is important as students head back to the classroom this year.
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May: Mental Health

May: Mental Health
All kids have the ability to be happy, focused, and engaged. Some kids need more help than others. Learn about how you help keep your child emotionally healthy and ready to learn.
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April: Vision Problems

April: Vision Problems
Children need healthy eyes to read, write, and learn in school and at home. It is important to treat vision problems early and the right way.
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March: Dental Health

March: Dental Health
Healthy teeth are an important part of having a healthy life. Learn about how dental pain gets in the way of learning in school!
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February: Asthma Videos

February: Asthma Videos
Check out our new asthma video series! Learn how asthma is a health barrier to learning and why it is important to keep asthma under control.
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January: Asthma

January: Asthma
Asthma is one of the most common causes of missed school days. The good news is asthma can be controlled, and we are here to help!
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2017
December: Trauma

December: Trauma
Trauma is hard to talk about, but it is important to understand what it is and how it affects children’s ability to learn and grow!
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November: Cold and Flu

November: Cold and Flu
It's getting cold outside. Get prepared for cold and flu season by staying Healthy and Ready to Learn!
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October: School Climate

October: School Climate
Students need a welcoming and safe environment to learn, grow, and achieve. Get connected to resources to help students de-stress, get moving, and learn better.
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September: Attendance

September: Attendance
Attendance is essential for student achievement. Find resources to help kids get to school on-time every day!
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August: Back to School

August: Back to School
Class is back in session. Check out our first newsletter for tips and tools to make sure students are Healthy and Ready to Learn!
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