What Are Your Skills?

Uinta B.O.C.E.S. #1 Education Center is always looking for instructors to teach classes for us. We know people are the most valuable resource.  As we start planning for our winter semester course offerings, we would be happy to explore different class options.  If you have something you would like to teach, please let us know!

Contact us at 307-789-5742 or at info@uintaeducation.org.


The Weight of the Nation

Three years in the making, THE WEIGHT OF THE NATION is a four-part documentary series, featuring case studies and interviews with leading experts and with individuals and families struggling with obesity. The series spotlights the facts and myths of this urgent public health issue, showing how obesity affects the health of the nation and cripples the health care system – and what individuals and communities can do.

Please join us for a screening!

Wednesday, October 9, 2013, 6—8 pm*                   Part 1: Consequences

Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 6-8 pm                    Part 2: Choices

Wednesday, November 6, 2013, 6—8 pm                Part 3: Children in Crisis

Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 6—8 pm              Part 4: Challenges   

*Dr. Joe Grandpre, manager of Chronic Disease/MCH Epidemiology at the Wyoming Department of Health, will open the series with his presentation of obesity in America.  After the presentation on October 9, there will be an opportunity for discussion.

We hope you join us to learn more about this pressing health issue, and how you can help support our efforts to combat obesity in our community.

THE WEIGHT OF THE NATION is a presentation of HBO and the Institute of Medicine (IOM),in association with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and in partnership with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation and Kaiser Permanente.