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    Texas School Health Program
    P.O. BOX 149347, MC1925
    Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th
    Austin, Texas 78756

    Phone: 512-776-7279
    Fax: 512-776-7555


    SchoolHealth@dshs.texas.gov

Friday Beat

The Friday Beat is a weekly e-newsletter that aligns with the 10 components of the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) model. It connects people interested in school health to upcoming trainings, funding sources, and resources. You may subscribe to the Friday Beat by clicking here to add your email address to our mailing list. 


                                                            2017 Editions
                                 (Click on the Edition date below to download)

January             February      March        April           May            June 

Jan. 6                  Feb. 3          Mar. 3        April 7          May 5         June 2
Jan. 13                Feb. 10        Mar. 10      April 14        May 12       June 9
Jan. 20                Feb. 17        Mar. 17      April 21        May 19       June 16
Jan. 27                Feb. 24        Mar. 24      April 28        May 26       June 23
                                             Mar. 31                                           June 30
 

July            August        September
July 14        Aug. 4          Sept. 1
July 21        Aug. 11        Sept. 8
July 28        Aug. 18        Sept. 15
                   Aug. 25


                                                            2016 Editions

                                 (Click on the Edition date below to download)


January             February           March              April              May               June

Jan. 1                 Feb. 5                Mar. 4              April 1             May 6            June 3
Jan. 8                 Feb. 12              Mar. 11            April 8             May 20          June 17
Jan. 15               Feb. 19              Mar. 18           April 15                                 June 24
Jan. 22               Feb. 26              Mar. 25           April 22      
Jan. 29                   

July                   August               September     October        November      December

July 1                 Aug. 5                 Sept. 2            Oct. 7             Nov. 4             Dec. 2
July 15               Aug. 12               Sept. 9            Oct. 14           Nov. 11            Dec. 9
July 22               Aug. 19               Sept. 16          Oct. 21           Nov. 18           Dec. 16 
July 29               Aug. 26               Sept. 23          Oct. 28
                                                   Sept. 30


The Friday Beat is for: 

  • School nurses and health services administrators, 
  • Health and Physical educators,
  • School administrators and school board members,
  • School counselors and psychologists,
  • School nutrition professionals,
  • School health-related organizations,
  • Teachers, and 
  • Parents of school-aged children.

Contact Friday Beat at SchoolHealth@dshs.texas.gov

Last updated September 15, 2017