Content tagged "healthy food choices in schools webinar"

Introducing the Smarter Lunchrooms No Time to Train USDA Professional Standards Supplement

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: July 08, 2016

In this webinar Erin Sharp, MS, MAT, Cornell Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs' (B.E.N.) curriculum designer, shares the new USDA...

10 Things You Don't Know About School Food

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: June 16, 2016

Think you know everything there is to know about your school's lunch program? Watch this webinar to test your knowledge.  Kathy Burrill, Chisago Lakes Area...

The Name Game: Sending the Right Message

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: June 16, 2016

Why do restaurants use appealing descriptive adjectives like “succulent” or “fresh” on their menus? Because it makes dishes sound more appealing and can even...

CATCH – Linking nutrition education from classroom to lunchroom and promoting healthy habits

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: May 11, 2016

Carol Caldara, MCHES, introduces CATCH, an evidence based Coordinated Approach to Child Health program that builds healthy eating and physical activity...

Text2BHealthy: Engaging Parents in School Nutrition through the Use of Text Messaging

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: May 09, 2016

Learn how one SNAP-Ed program has incorporated text messaging to extend their reach to encourage increased fruit and vegetable consumption and how to adapt...

Right Partner, Right Place, Right Time: Exploring New Avenues to Create Partnerships

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: April 29, 2016

This webinar provides innovative ways to think about partnering with school systems. Oftentimes it can be difficult to access and find the best avenues in...

Introducing the Smarter Lunchrooms Complete Training Program

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: April 28, 2016

Hands On: Real World Lessons in Food Safety for Middle School Students in School and 4-H

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: April 26, 2016

"Hands On" teaches middle school students key food safety concepts while meeting Common Core Standards in Math and Language Arts and state mandated...

Hunger Free Students: Opportunities for Schools Beyond the Cafeteria

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: April 22, 2016

Good nutrition forms the foundation for children's well-being and academic achievement, impacting their future health and economic productivity. However, in...

Sight & Mind: Promoting Healthy Foods in School Cafeterias

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: April 19, 2016

When in a hurry, convenience and visibility is king. Kids and adults alike tend not to consider what they want for lunch until entering a cafeteria or...

School Cafeteria Tray Waste and Potential Solutions

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: April 14, 2016

Using tray-waste records from various school districts across the US, Drew Hanks, PhD, Ohio State University discusses tray waste after the new regulations...

Maximizing Marketing Potential for School Meal Programs

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 31, 2016

In this webinar, Carol Chong of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation and Adam Brumberg of the Smarter Lunchrooms Movement discuss how nutrition, integrity...

Introducing the New Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard for Assessing Lunchroom Successes

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 31, 2016

The Smarter Lunchrooms Movement has created a quick and easy tool to help you become a lunchroom hero! The Smarter Lunchrooms Self-Assessment Scorecard takes...

Exploring the Movement to Healthy School Meals Through Farm to School

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 31, 2016

In addition to describing the movement to include local and regional foods in school meal programs, cultivate school gardens, and provide students with...

Using the Power of Persuasion to Influence Student Food Choices

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 30, 2016

 Individuals make thousands of decisions each day and are faced with hundreds of food choices. If we had to stop and analyze every decision completely we...

Using Smarter Lunchrooms' No Time to Train: A Year of 10-Minute Workshops for Lunchroom Staff

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 29, 2016

Erin Sharp, MS, MAT, the Cornell B.E.N. Center's curriculum designer, introduces the book No Time to Train, A Year of 10-Minute Workshops for Lunchroom...

How School Meals Nourish Brains and Bodies

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 29, 2016

In this webinar Carol Chong, MA, RDN, LDN, National Nutrition Advisor for the Alliance for a Healthier Generation and Annette C. Marchbanks, DTR, Assistant...

Professional Standards in School Foodservice: How Smarter Lunchrooms Can Help

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 18, 2016

During this webinar, Kathryn Hoy, Manager of the Cornell Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs,  introduces and briefly reviews the new...

Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Making a Difference!

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: February 19, 2016

Learn about the new Collaboration for Health, Activity, and Nutrition in Children’s Environments (CHANCE) curriculum titled: Healthy Children, Healthy...

Chef Patrick's Pals, Nutrition and Culinary Program Webinar

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: February 19, 2016

Patrick Sandoval, Chef & Nutritionist highlights his program Chef Patrick's Pals, an affordable, interactive, educational, and exciting nutrition and food...

Stuck on Fruits and Veggies: Putting Classroom Nutrition Lessons Into Practice

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: October 07, 2015

Teaching students about nutritious foods doesn't mean they're going to try those foods. Current research indicates that effective intervention strategies...

How to Measure School Lunchroom Success!

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: October 07, 2015

What does success look like in school food? Now a-days community pressure and the public eye are demanding that school food prove it’s worth…but how? Success...

Make the "Best of Fresh" with Farm to School

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: September 30, 2015

Presented by Carol Chong, National Nutrition Advisor, Alliance for a Healthier Generation Healthy Schools Program and Christina Conell, Program Analyst...

Get Smart with the Alliance’s Food & Beverage Resources!

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: September 30, 2015

  Presented by Jill Turley, MS, RD/LD, SNS National Nutrition Advisor and Stephanie Joyce, MS, RD, SNS National Nutrition Advisor of the Alliance for a...

Getting Your Wellness Policy Ahead of the Curve

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: September 30, 2015

When was the last time you looked at your school district’s local wellness policy? How about the last time you assessed how it compares to best practices...

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