Kids today grow up in a digital world with potential for communication, collaboration, and creation. Yet schools and families face challenges with ethical issues that arise from students’ use of technology, such as cyberbullying, inappropriate sharing, and plagiarism. Digital citizenship is an essential 21st century skill in which students think critically, behave safely, and participate […]
Join fitUnited and our partners UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, United Way’s Be There Campaign, Trying Together, and Playful Pittsburgh Collaborative to learn more about the relationship between school, health, and academic outcomes. Schools play an important role in promoting health, and research shows healthier students are better learners. Come learn more about how local […]
It’s almost the most wonderful time of the year again, and we have a line up of great events to get you ready to be back-to-afterschool! These professional development opportunities will get you back in the groove and feeling ready to transition from summer to fall programming. We hope to see you at them all! On […]
Date: Wednesday, May 23rd Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Location: United Way of Southwestern PA Address: 1250 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Mental health is important at every stage of life, from childhood through adulthood. Mental health affects our thoughts, feelings and actions and can impact our physical wellbeing. Join United Way’s fitUnited and […]
Every day, children and adults are exposed to harmful chemicals where they live, work and play. Exposures to harmful ingredients and chemicals result in adverse health effects, such as allergies, asthma, and reproductive challenges. Join United Way’s fitUnited and Women for a Healthy Environment to learn how to identify and avoid common household toxins. Participants […]
Date: Thursday, January 11, 2018 Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Location: United Way of Southwestern PA 1250 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Looking for an effective way to achieve your new year health resolutions? Join fitUnited and the Pennsylvania Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program for a Lunch & Learn on how to […]
fitUnited Lunch & Learn with Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy When: Thursday, September 21st 11:30-1:00 Where: United Way, 1250 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Description: Learn about the benefits of outdoor activity and the programs happening in local parks across the city. Click here to learn more and to RSVP.
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