Early Childhood and Schools




The objective of the ArCOP Early Childhood and Schools team is to encourage Arkansas early childcare facilities and Arkansas public, charter and private school districts to collaborate with parents and communities to create a unified environment that promotes healthy eating and physical activity for children from birth through the 12th grade.


Team Meetings

Meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of every other month (March 21st, May 16th, July 18th, August 19th, November 21st) at 1:30 p.m. by Zoom webinar.

Also watch ArCOP’s Eventbrite page for upcoming meeting details.

Want to get involved?

  1. Sign up here.
  2. Make sure to check the Early Childhood & Schools option in the last box “Serve on an ArCOP Workgroup Team”
  3. Send an email to Audra Walters, Early Childhood and Schools Chair, at audra.walters@arkansas.gov to be added to the distribution list!


Join the Coalition

ArCOP’s 1500+ members are from an array of backgrounds all interested in one thing: a healthier Arkansas.

Membership is free and there are no strings attached! Members are invited to be as involved as they want.
Learn more here. Sign up here!

Become a Partner

ArCOP's 120+ partners include government agencies, nonprofits, businesses, and other organizations working towards improving the health of Arkansas communities by increasing physical activity and healthy eating to reduce and prevent obesity.

The only requirement is a mutual desire for a healthier Arkansas.
Learn more here. Sign up here!

Meetings & Events

Click on the orange dates to see what's going on that day.
Visit arcop.eventbrite.com to see all upcoming meetings and events.

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