K-12 Schools http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Helping schools think more like restaurants http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/helping-schools-think-more-restaurants <div class="field-byline"> By Gloria Dawson </div> <div class="field-deck"> Salt Food Group at Bixby Public Schools is opening mini restaurants and creating a marketing video campaign to change the face of school foodservice programs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Salt Food Group at Bixby Public Schools is opening mini restaurants and creating a marketing video campaign to change the face of school foodservice programs.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/helping-schools-think-more-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/helping-schools-think-more-restaurants#comments K-12 Schools Private Thu, 26 May 2016 17:34:00 +0000 62721 at http://food-management.com Salt Food Group College provides suppers for needy kids in local K-12 district http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-provides-suppers-needy-kids-local-k-12-district <div class="field-deck"> A program from Metz at Misericordia University delivers six evening meals to 40 area youngsters meeting poverty criteria. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A program from Metz at Misericordia University delivers six evening meals to 40 area youngsters meeting poverty criteria.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-provides-suppers-needy-kids-local-k-12-district" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-provides-suppers-needy-kids-local-k-12-district#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors K-12 Schools Metz Culinary Management Private Thu, 19 May 2016 17:35:00 +0000 62541 at http://food-management.com Metz Culinary Management This is what school food really looks like http://food-management.com/food-beverage/what-school-food-really-looks <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Sick of hearing about how bad school food is? So are we. We asked schools to provide us with photos of what&rsquo;s really being served in cafeterias across this country. Have a photo you&rsquo;d like to share? Email me at <a href="http://becky.schilling@penton.com">becky.schilling@penton.com</a>.</p> </div> http://food-management.com/food-beverage/what-school-food-really-looks#comments K-12 Schools Food & Beverage Private Wed, 18 May 2016 17:57:00 +0000 62521 at http://food-management.com SNA: House proposal could dismantle USDA child nutrition program http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-house-proposal-could-dismantle-usda-child-nutrition-program <div class="field-deck"> A new substitute to the House’s child nutrition reauthorization proposal could see three states opting out of federal nutrition requirements and funding. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new substitute to the House’s child nutrition reauthorization proposal could see three states opting out of federal nutrition requirements and funding.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-house-proposal-could-dismantle-usda-child-nutrition-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-house-proposal-could-dismantle-usda-child-nutrition-program#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Tue, 17 May 2016 19:11:00 +0000 62491 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Retail makeover boosts high schools’ participation 22 percent http://food-management.com/contractors/retail-makeover-boosts-high-schools-participation-22-percent <div class="field-deck"> Balance Kitchen gives some 6,000 teens an attractive dining venue that also accords with their values. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Balance Kitchen gives some 6,000 teens an attractive dining venue that also accords with their values.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/contractors/retail-makeover-boosts-high-schools-participation-22-percent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/contractors/retail-makeover-boosts-high-schools-participation-22-percent#comments Contractors K-12 Schools Compass Group Private Mon, 16 May 2016 17:36:00 +0000 62421 at http://food-management.com Photo: Chartwells District’s move to from-scratch cooking boosts participation http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/district-s-move-scratch-cooking-boosts-participation-30 <div class="field-byline"> By Amanda McCorquodale </div> <div class="field-deck"> Equipment upgrades and new staff have helped Mountain View Whisman School District ditch pre-prepared food for scratch cooking. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Equipment upgrades and new staff have helped Mountain View Whisman School District ditch pre-prepared food for scratch cooking.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/district-s-move-scratch-cooking-boosts-participation-30" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/district-s-move-scratch-cooking-boosts-participation-30#comments K-12 Schools Private Fri, 13 May 2016 17:26:00 +0000 62331 at http://food-management.com 5 things: Is UMass’ dining program too good? http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-umass-dining-program-too-good <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of May 9. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of May 9.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-umass-dining-program-too-good" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-umass-dining-program-too-good#comments Colleges & Universities K-12 Schools Market Trends Fri, 13 May 2016 15:07:00 +0000 62321 at http://food-management.com <p>UMass&#39; recently renovated Blue Wall complex is just the latest addition to the school&#39;s popular dining environment.</p> Photo: Rick Mandelcorn; Courtesy of Bruner/Cott 5 things: Loophole causing some NYC students to miss out on free meals http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-loophole-causing-some-nyc-students-miss-out-free-meals <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of May 2. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of May 2.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-loophole-causing-some-nyc-students-miss-out-free-meals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-loophole-causing-some-nyc-students-miss-out-free-meals#comments Colleges & Universities K-12 Schools Market Trends Thu, 05 May 2016 18:14:00 +0000 62131 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock High school starts cooked-to-order options, sees veggie consumption increase http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/high-school-starts-cooked-order-options-sees-veggie-consumption-increase <div class="field-deck"> Students at Burlington High School can customize everything from sandwiches and burritos to pasta and stir-fry depending on the day of the week. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Students at Burlington High School can customize everything from sandwiches and burritos to pasta and stir-fry depending on the day of the week.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/high-school-starts-cooked-order-options-sees-veggie-consumption-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/high-school-starts-cooked-order-options-sees-veggie-consumption-increase#comments K-12 Schools Menu Trends Private Mon, 02 May 2016 17:05:00 +0000 61981 at http://food-management.com 5 things: Should the National School Lunch Program expand to colleges? http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-should-national-school-lunch-program-expand-colleges <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of April 25. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of April 25.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-should-national-school-lunch-program-expand-colleges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-should-national-school-lunch-program-expand-colleges#comments Colleges & Universities K-12 Schools Market Trends Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:56:00 +0000 61831 at http://food-management.com Images from Thinkstock; design by Chris Roberto