Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
Type of Events Held:
- Open House
- School Program
- High School students(9-12)
Approximate Number of People Reached:
Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
In March, we had an open house for all of our programs. We passed out materials and spoke with perspective students as well as parents. In May, we had a brain awareness celebration in my AP psychology classes.
Event Planning & Publicity
Publicity Methods Used:
Of the Dana Foundation publications/resources distributed at your event(s), if any, please indicate the three most popular. Please choose up to three. If "other," please indicate below:
- Brain-shaped Erasers
- BAW Pencils
- Q&A: Answering Your Questions About The Brain
What downloadable materials from the Foundation did you use for your events?
- Kids Fact Sheets Grades 9-12
- The Five Senses Coloring Sheets
What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?
- New Coloring Sheets
- New Fact Sheets
- New Lesson Plans
Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?
- BAW Flyer
Feedback & Keys to Success
How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?
I have had some parents comment on how learning a bit about the brain has helped them understand their child's actions and behaviors.
Did/do you like our Facebook page?