Topic: WellNest

Combating childhood obesity

Nov. 1, 2010
Students learn about plant leaves from chef Toni Tipton-Martin.

It's no surprise that many children will choose pizza over spinach. The University of Texas Elementary School aims to change that mind set with an after-school pilot program.

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UT Elementary School Introduces New Program to Promote Student Wellness

Sept. 27, 2010

The WellNest, added in September to the Healthy Families Initiative at The University of Texas Elementary School, is enlisting the help of coaches and a seasoned chef to help promote health and wellness among its student population.

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