Sessions Tagged With 'healthy food choices in schools'

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

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jill Turley

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 Healthier GenerationHave you already begun to think about planning your school nutrition program for next school year? How...

Getting Your Wellness Policy Ahead of the Curve

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 3:00 pm EDT

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 recommended for local wellness policies? During this webinar Stephanie Joyce, MS, RD, LD, SNS National Nutrition Advisor-...

Building a Public Health Partnership to Assist with your School Nutrition Program

Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Marietta Orlowski

Expand your team! Find others in your community interested in health and nutrition. Every community has a local public health department with a health educator interested in health promotion programs. University public health programs also have students looking for...

Introducing the Smarter Lunchrooms Technical Assistance Providers' Handbook

Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Erin Sharp

To assist those working to make healthy changes to school food environments, the Cornell Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs (BEN Center) has created the Smarter Lunchrooms Technical Assistance Providers' Handbook, a 120-page resource containing...

The Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard App – LunchScore

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Kathryn Hoy

The Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard is a quick and easy way to evaluate your lunchroom and help set goals for improvement…now it’s gotten easier with the app LunchScore! The app automates the scorecard process, allows you to take pictures to document your progress as well as...

Introducing the New Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard for Assessing Lunchroom Successes

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Kathryn Hoy

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 about 10 minutes to fill out and helps point you in the direction of change while highlighting all of the great work...

Maximizing Marketing Potential for School Meal Programs

Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Carol Chong, Adam Brumberg

In this webinar, Carol Chong of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation and Adam Brumberg of the Smarter Lunchrooms Movement will discuss how nutrition, integrity and regulations of school meal programs can ensure quality and help control cost. They will present opportunities...

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

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ginny Hinton

Teaching students about nutritious foods doesn't mean they're going to try those foods. Current research indicates that effective intervention strategies should involve multiple components for behavior change. School-based contests like the Fruit and Veggie Challenge reinforce...

Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Making a Difference!

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Tisa Hill

Learn about the new Collaboration for Health, Activity, and Nutrition in Children’s Environments (CHANCE) curriculum titled: Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Making a Difference! (HCHF), from CHANCE program leader, Tisa Hill. The curriculum was developed and ...

Exploring the Movement to Healthy School Meals Through Farm to School

Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Matthew Benson

In addition to describing the movement to include local and regional foods in school meal programs, cultivate school gardens, and provide students with agricultural and food related experiential learning opportunities, this webinar will make the case as to why farm to...

Using the Power of Persuasion to Influence Student Food Choices

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Zena Edwards

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 would never get anything done. That is why we often look for shortcuts or clues to help us out. And students are no...

How to Measure School Lunchroom Success!

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kathryn Hoy

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 can take different forms and this webinar will cover a few of the most effective ways to publicize your great work!...

Simple Tricks to Reduce Waste and Increase Veggie & Fruit Consumption in the Lunchroom

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by David Just

Dr. David Just, Co-Director of Cornell’s Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs and one of the leaders the Healthy Food Choices in Schools Community of Practice, will give an introduction to the principles of behavioral economics and how they can be...

Chef Patrick's Pals, Nutrition and Culinary Program

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

Patrick Sandoval, Chef & Nutritionist will highlight his program Chef Patrick's Pals, an affordable, interactive, educational, and exciting nutrition and food program. The program can be utilized in any line of business, in place of, or in conjunction with, already...

News You Can Use: Steps to Generating Statistics for Positive School Meal PR

Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Drew Hanks

Evaluation is important for determining whether a policy or change is effective. In this webinar, Drew will walk participants through the steps for designing and carrying out a controlled study. This will include identifying the appropriate research question, determining...