Richardson, Murvine give presentation at teacher conference

May. 08, 2014 @ 10:21 AM

Two Vance County teachers presented workshops last month at the N.C. New Teachers Conference in Morehead City.

Laura Richardson of Western Vance High and Lauren Murvine of E.M. Rollins Elementary spoke on the importance of physical activity and fitness exercises in their presentation entitled “Battling the Bulge: Motivating Students and Teachers Through Physical Activity Strategies for the Academic Classroom.” The session also provided tips to help teachers incorporate healthier food choices in their daily routines.

Richardson is the media specialist and a support coach at Western Vance. Murvine is the health and physical education teacher at E.M. Rollins.