Supercast Episode 21: More Naps in the New Year – Kids Share Realistic Resolutions

A student shows off a batch of "2020" artworkIf you are someone already struggling to keep a New Year’s Resolution, you are not alone. On this episode of the Supercast, Health and Wellness Specialist McKinley Withers talks about realistic resolutions and how to make them last working together as a family.

But first, we visit with Riverton Elementary School students who share their ideas on the best New Year’s Resolutions and how not to break them.


Supercast Episode 20: D.A.R.E. to Be Different

A student shakes hands with a police officerYou may have heard about the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program, better known as D.A.R.E., but do you know what the program really does for kids in our schools these days?

In this episode of the Supercast, we talk to West Jordan Police about bringing D.A.R.E. back, how it is impacting young lives and proving to students that police are more than emergency first-responders. They are our friends as well.


Supercast Episode 19: The Fire Within – Students Learning to Save Lives

Superintendent Godfrey with two JATC Firefighter studentsOn this episode of the Supercast, we travel to the JATC South in Riverton where Superintendent Godfrey joins high school students who are finding out, first-hand, what it takes to be a Firefighter and EMT.

Unified Firefighter and Fire Science/EMT Coordinator, Taylor Sandstrom puts student skills to the test and we find out if Superintendent Godfrey can make the cut.


Supercast Episode 18: Kids Take on Cottage Cheese – Nutrition in the New Year

Cups of fruit and vegetables on a table. If all the sweets and tempting treats over the holidays have you thinking about better nutrition in the New Year, you’re not alone. On today’s episode of the Supercast, Jordan School District Dietitian Katie Bastian shares some simple tips for getting kids excited about eating healthy again – snacks that are fun and easy to prepare for parents on the go.
We also visit with elementary school students who spill the beans on their favorite snacks and cottage cheese doesn’t make the cut.

Supercast Episode 17: Holiday Greetings from Supercast Santa

West Jordan High School Madrigals performing. Happy Holiday greetings from the Supercast! On this episode we bring you sounds of the season from some very talented Jordan School District students. We also hear from students who believe that giving back is the best holiday gift of all.