Helpful hints on how to bridge the gap between home and school.
Dispelling the myths associated with fruit juice consumption by children.
Information on lactose intolerance including the rules regarding nondairy beverage alternatives in school lunch programs.
Tips for improving school meal programs while staying within the USDA and Dietary Guidelines, and making National School Lunch Program meals attractive to students.
Important information regarding nut allergies.
Information on childhood obesity and prevention.
Information on the relationship between obesity and hunger and how they can exist side by side.
The benefits of having recess before lunch and things to consider when implementing this schedule.
A summary of the components of the school food environment, including the cafeteria, vending, and classroom food policies.
Strategies for providing healthy food options while controlling costs.