Mutual Funds + Military-Connected Students Webinars – This Week! | OneOp Weekly Digest

This Week:

Fundamentals of Mutual Funds

A solid understanding of mutual funds assists service members in navigating available investment options. This webinar will overview mutual fund fees, taxes, performance, and special considerations essential to make informed investing decisions. Learn about the pros and cons of mutual fund characteristics, types of mutual funds, and how they differ from a stock or exchange-traded fund (ETF) so that you can best inform your clients!

Identifying Key Collaborators for School Services for Military-Connected Students

The first session of the Collaborative Connections series assists participants in understanding the points of contact for differing educational services and the roles of those service providers in Department of Defense schools and local civilian schools. Discover the differing levels of engagement key collaborators take in students’ day-to-day experience and overall educational careers.

Mark Your Calendar:

April 5th – Unpacking Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) 

April 11th – Helping Clients Inflation-Proof Their Budget

April 19th – Vitamin D in Health and Performance: Evidence, Strategies, and Misinformation

April 26th – Medicaid, Food Security, & the Social Determinants of Health & Well-being

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Improve Your Youth and Family Programs with Experiential Learning

From John Dewey’s Experience and Education (1938), to David Kolb’s interpretation of Dewey’s and others’ theories in Experiential Learning (1984), the approach of experiential learning has long been a staple in both adult education and the youth development fields. Yet, experiential learning is more than just a hands-on approach to learning. At its core, experiential learning involves making connections. Read more on how to improve your youth and family programs with experiential learning.

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Benefits of Plants for Chronic Kidney Disease

Plant-based dietary patterns are becoming increasingly popular for people with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). This on-demand webinar provides health practitioners with a comprehensive understanding of the benefits of plant-based diets, research to support their use, and actionable advice for implementing plant-based eating for patients with non-dialysis-dependent CKD.

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Social Justice and Military Families

Military service can further complicate both equitable service access and families’ lived experiences given the strains of deployment, combat, reintegration, PCSing, and injury. Reflect on and identify strategies for using your discretionary power/sphere of influence to incorporate social justice and well-being practices for military families as families navigate the additional complexities of military service in this course from OneOp. Continuing education credit is available!