One parent’s voice helps bring sun safety to a New York preschool
August 10, 2018 | By CATCH Global Foundation
Get a FREE printed Ray and the Sunbeatables® toolkit for your school or child care site, while supplies last! Sign up here: https://sunbeatables.org/ Patricia Wahl’s daughter attends the Eliza Corwin Frost preschool in Bronxville, New York. Patricia’s family, like so many American […]Read More
Have you made a plan to teach sun safety?
March 7, 2018 | By CATCH Global Foundation
Have you considered ways that you could integrate health lessons into your Spring and Summer instruction plans? A little foresight and planning can help you work valuable health topics into your teaching plans and daily routines. As we approach the […]Read More
CDC Skin Cancer Report Spotlights School Sun Safety Program
August 2, 2017 | By CATCH Global Foundation
In 2014, the U.S. Surgeon General released a Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer, in which several different strategies and policy tactics were outlined to try to help our nation reduce our collective risk of melanoma and other skin […]Read More
Ray and the Sunbeatables™: A Sun Safety Curriculum is now available FREE online!
June 7, 2017 | By CATCH Global Foundation
We are excited to announce that the popular sun safety program for preschoolers, kindergarteners and first grade students, Ray and the Sunbeatables™: A Sun Safety Curriculum, is now entirely available online for free at the newly launched sunbeatables.org website! The Sunbeatables […]Read More
Ray and The Sunbeatables™ K-1 Training Webinar Now Available!
September 21, 2016 | By CATCH Global Foundation
Great news! Online training is now available making it easier than ever for educators to access the Ray and The SunbeatablesTM K-1 sun safety education program. Summer may be over, but sun protection is important year-round, even on cloudy or cold days. […]Read More
Summer Provides Perfect Opportunity to Remind Parents, Children about Damage Caused by Too Much Sun
June 20, 2016 | By CATCH Global Foundation
CATCH Global Foundation Distributes Critical Tools Developed by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to Help Preschool, K-1 Teachers Promote Sun Safety Among Children Evidence-based curriculum helps meet Texas health and physical education standards; 6 Texas school districts […]Read More
Pictures from our #SunSafeSuperhero competition!
June 8, 2016 | By CATCH Global Foundation
Thank you so much to all of those who participated in our Sun Safe Superhero contest, in partnership with It’s Time Texas and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center! These photos come to us from DeKalb, Illinois, from […]Read More
Sunscreen Tips for your Memorial Day!
May 26, 2016 | By CATCH Global Foundation
This weekend is not only when we celebrate Memorial Day, but is the last weekend of Skin Cancer Awareness Month! What better weekend to make sure we’re treating our skin with the care and caution it deserves? Be sure to […]Read More
Melanoma Monday. Are you Sunbeatable?
April 29, 2016 | By CATCH Global Foundation
The Monday, May 2 is Melanoma Monday. Designated by the American Academy of Dermatology, the first Monday in May is a day to raise awareness about melanoma and other types of skin cancer, and to encourage early detection. Through our work […]Read More
February is National Cancer Prevention Month!
February 22, 2016 | By CATCH Global Foundation
February is National Cancer Prevention Month. But what does that mean for me, my friends, family and lifestyle? Well, we want to tell you more. National Cancer Prevention Month emphasizes that individuals can cut their cancer risk by moving more, […]Read More