The Florida Healthy Kids Corporation is hosting its annual Florida KidCare Act Out for Health Contest. Created for kids in grades 4-12, this contest allows students to design a billboard, create a 30-second commercial, or write an essay which is new this year.
We’re asking the students to help spread the word about the state’s affordable health insurance program, Florida KidCare, for children 0-18.
The video was developed as part of a collaboration between the Interactive Media Division of the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California and the Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University.
"Brain Hero" portrays how actions taken by parents, teachers, policymakers, and others can affect life outcomes for both the child and the surrounding community. If you haven’t seen it – it’s worth watching!