Content tagged "healthy food choices in schools webinar"

The Creation and Evolution of the Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: May 11, 2017

 The Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard is comprised of 60 strategies for designing a school lunchroom environment that encourages selection and consumption of...

Process Evaluation Results of a Smarter Lunchrooms Study in New York State Middle Schools

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: April 06, 2017

School food environments are a common target of childhood obesity prevention initiatives, though buy-in from school staff is an essential component of...

Spice it up! Putting Together a Low-Sodium Flavor Station in the School Cafeteria

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 24, 2017

This presentation is designed to provide attendees with practical, easy tips for putting together a low-sodium flavor station in the school cafeteria....

Introducing the New and Improved 60 Point Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 22, 2017

In this webinar, Heidi Kessler, Executive Director of the Smarter Lunchrooms National Office at Cornell University introduces the new and improved Smarter...

Offer vs Serve in a Smarter Lunchroom

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 21, 2017

Can you implement the USDA's Offer vs Serve provision and be a Smarter Lunchroom? Absolutely! Watch this webinar to refresh your knowledge on Offer vs Serve...

Measuring the Long-Term Impact of Behavioral Interventions in School Cafeterias

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: February 24, 2017

A growing body of research demonstrates how low or no-cost behavioral interventions in school cafeterias, including those championed by the Smarter...

Right Sizing: Creating Appealing & Satisfying Portions in School Meals

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: February 08, 2017

David Just, PhD, Professor and Co-director for the Cornell Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs at Cornell University will walk...

Implementing Smarter Lunchroom Makeovers in New York State middle schools: Results of process evaluation

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: February 08, 2017

Due in part to the broach reach of school meals programs and the potential negative impact of competitive foods with minimal nutritional value, school food...

The Smarter Lunchrooms Self-Assessment Scorecard Site Visit Protocol

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: February 01, 2017

In this webinar Erin Sharp, MS, MAT, Curriculum Designer for the Cornell Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs, overviews best...

A Walk-through of the Two Most Popular and Easy-to-Implement Smarter Lunchrooms “No Time to Train” Workshops for Lunchroom Staff

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: February 01, 2017

This webinar starts with a brief overview of the Smarter Lunchrooms “No Time to Train” workshop series for lunchroom staff, followed by a walk-through of two...

Getting Help and Cash: Building Relationships and Finding Funding

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 2016

Adam Brumberg, Deputy Director, Cornell Food and Brand Lab, presents on how school food service organizations can build relationships with external...

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

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 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...

The Name Game: Sending the Right Message

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 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: December 23, 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: December 23, 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...

Hunger Free Students: Opportunities for Schools Beyond the Cafeteria

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 2016

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

Professional Standards in School Foodservice: How Smarter Lunchrooms Can Help

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 2016

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

How School Meals Nourish Brains and Bodies

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 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...

School Cafeteria Tray Waste and Potential Solutions

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 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...

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

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 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...

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

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 2016

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

Sight & Mind: Promoting Healthy Foods in School Cafeterias

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 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...

Introducing the Smarter Lunchrooms Complete Training Program

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 2016

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

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 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...

Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Making a Difference!

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 2016

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

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