K-12 Schools http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en International Cook with Your Kids Day: A movement foodservice can get behind http://food-management.com/blog/international-cook-your-kids-day-movement-foodservice-can-get-behind <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Dietitian Rachel Begun on the importance of teaching cooking skills and fostering family time. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/international-cook-your-kids-day-movement-foodservice-can-get-behind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/international-cook-your-kids-day-movement-foodservice-can-get-behind#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Discussing Diets and Nutrition Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:51:00 +0000 64781 at http://food-management.com Move over millennials: Here's what you need to know about Gen Z http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/abcs-gen-z <div class="field-byline"> By Marygrace Taylor </div> <div class="field-deck"> The youngest generation is everything millennials aren’t. Here’s what they’re hungry for. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The youngest generation is everything millennials aren’t. Here’s what they’re hungry for. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/abcs-gen-z" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/abcs-gen-z#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Private Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:52:00 +0000 64741 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Flavor stations spice up school lunch http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/flavor-stations-spice-school-lunch <div class="field-deck"> Selection of spice blends placed at the end of the serving line allow young diners at Rochester City Schools to add their own flavoring touch. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Selection of spice blends placed at the end of the serving line allow young diners at Rochester City Schools to add their own flavoring touch.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/flavor-stations-spice-school-lunch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/flavor-stations-spice-school-lunch#comments K-12 Schools Private Mon, 22 Aug 2016 15:14:00 +0000 64701 at http://food-management.com <p>Spice blends sit near the checkout to give kids in the Rochester City Schools an opportunity to customize the flavor of their meal selections without adding extra sodium.</p> Rochester City Schools Study: School meal participation linked with excess weight gain http://food-management.com/news-trends/study-school-meal-participation-linked-excess-weight-gain <div class="field-deck"> Far from denigrating K-12 nutrition programs, the paper’s co-author calls for more funding for initiatives like chef-to-school and farm-to-school to help meet program goals. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Far from denigrating K-12 nutrition programs, paper’s co-author calls for more funding for initiatives like chef-to-school and farm-to-school, to help meet program goals.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/study-school-meal-participation-linked-excess-weight-gain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/study-school-meal-participation-linked-excess-weight-gain#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Mon, 15 Aug 2016 12:41:00 +0000 64601 at http://food-management.com <p>Dr. Wen You of the Virginia Tech College of Agriculture &amp; Life Sciences and co-author of a study examining the link between school nutrition programs and overweight children.</p> Virginia Tech Tricycle cart offers economical summer feeding solution for district http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/tricycle-cart-offers-economical-summer-feeding-solution-district <div class="field-deck"> Redmond Schools uses a three-wheeled mobile eatery to reach youngsters at their apartment complex homes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Redmond Schools uses a three-wheeled mobile eatery to reach youngsters at their apartment complex homes.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/tricycle-cart-offers-economical-summer-feeding-solution-district" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/tricycle-cart-offers-economical-summer-feeding-solution-district#comments K-12 Schools Wed, 10 Aug 2016 18:47:00 +0000 64551 at http://food-management.com The rise of the foodservice dietitian http://food-management.com/management/rise-foodservice-dietitian <div class="field-byline"> Rachel Begun </div> <div class="field-deck"> Once hiring clinical dietitians only, foodservice companies now see the value RDNs bring to all business sectors. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Once hiring clinical dietitians only, foodservice companies now see the value RDNs bring to all business sectors.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/management/rise-foodservice-dietitian" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/management/rise-foodservice-dietitian#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Management Mon, 08 Aug 2016 13:51:00 +0000 64541 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock District’s Energy Packs deliver variety while cutting costs and waste http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/district-s-energy-packs-deliver-variety-while-cutting-costs-and-waste <div class="field-deck"> California’s Lakeside USD sees a participation boost and waste reduction from self-contained combo meal offerings. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>California’s Lakeside USD sees a participation boost and waste reduction from self-contained combo meal offerings.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/district-s-energy-packs-deliver-variety-while-cutting-costs-and-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/district-s-energy-packs-deliver-variety-while-cutting-costs-and-waste#comments K-12 Schools Private Wed, 03 Aug 2016 12:24:00 +0000 64401 at http://food-management.com <p>Cottage cheese with crackers and apple slices, one of the Energy Pack combos available to Lakeside students.</p> Food truck latest addition to Greenville Schools’ meal program http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/food-truck-latest-addition-greenville-schools-meal-program <div class="field-deck"> The mobile eatery debuts as a summer feeding outlet but will complement cafeteria offerings during the school year at secondary school sites. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The mobile eatery debuts as a summer feeding outlet but will complement cafeteria offerings during the school year at secondary school sites.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/food-truck-latest-addition-greenville-schools-meal-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/food-truck-latest-addition-greenville-schools-meal-program#comments K-12 Schools Mon, 01 Aug 2016 12:33:00 +0000 64371 at http://food-management.com <p>Summer feeding gets underway with Greenville County Schools&#39; new food truck.</p> Joe Urban Student-run garden pays big dividends at Northeast district http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/student-run-garden-pays-big-dividends-northeast-district-print-headline-vegetables-cour <div class="field-byline"> Jennifer Crain </div> <div class="field-deck"> A student-maintained garden is a high school learning lab and a source for garden-grown produce in the lunchroom. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A student-maintained garden is a high school learning lab and a source for garden-grown produce in the lunchroom.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/student-run-garden-pays-big-dividends-northeast-district-print-headline-vegetables-cour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/student-run-garden-pays-big-dividends-northeast-district-print-headline-vegetables-cour#comments K-12 Schools Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:57:00 +0000 64261 at http://food-management.com <p>The garden is also a learning laboratory for students, who do the vast majority of the planting and maintenance work.</p> 10 creative culinary strategies for schools http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-culinary-tips-galley <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>10 creative culinary strategies for schools</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-culinary-tips-galley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-culinary-tips-galley#comments Food & Beverage K-12 Schools Wed, 13 Jul 2016 12:16:00 +0000 64111 at http://food-management.com