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Communities are helping kids choose healthy drinks, foods and activity
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September 4, 2018

A year ago, about one-third of the residents in a small, rural Alaska community decided to take on a challenge — to eat only traditional, local foods for six weeks. A group of Igiugig high school students came up with the idea for what they called the Native Foods Challenge. The challenge resulted in noticeable improved physical health for the small village’s adults. Now the community is planning another food challenge for 2019.​

 
 
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Play Every Day

Fred Ipalook Elementary School in Utqiaġvik — Inside playground​​

See how Alaska kids get out and play every day.​​

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