K-12 Schools http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Leah Schmidt to head dining at St. Joseph Schools http://food-management.com/news-trends/leah-schmidt-head-dining-st-joseph-schools <div class="field-deck"> Former SNA national president will lead department to self-operation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Former SNA national president will lead department to self-operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/leah-schmidt-head-dining-st-joseph-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/leah-schmidt-head-dining-st-joseph-schools#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18:17:00 +0000 49521 at http://food-management.com Taking students behind the line at Acushnet Elementary http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/taking-students-behind-line-acushnet-elementary <div class="field-deck"> Cafeteria tours at a small Massachusetts elementary school increased participation and encouraged engagement. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cafeteria tours at a small Massachusetts elementary school increased participation and encouraged engagement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/taking-students-behind-line-acushnet-elementary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/taking-students-behind-line-acushnet-elementary#comments K-12 Schools Private Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:54:00 +0000 49331 at http://food-management.com <p>Shelley Mello hosts a group of students on a behinds-the-scenes tour of the school&rsquo;s kitchen.</p> Acushnet Elementary School Senate Committee votes to relax some school lunch regs http://food-management.com/news-trends/senate-committee-votes-relax-some-school-lunch-regs <div class="field-deck"> Amendment passed by Appropriations Committee suspends sodium reductions, provides for an out on the whole grain requirement. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Amendment passed by Appropriations Committee suspends sodium reductions, provides for an out on the whole grain requirement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/senate-committee-votes-relax-some-school-lunch-regs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/senate-committee-votes-relax-some-school-lunch-regs#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Fri, 17 Jul 2015 15:38:00 +0000 49281 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock 5 things from SNA’s annual conference http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/5-things-sna-s-annual-conference <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Inside the School Nutrition Association’s Annual National Conference in Salt Lake City</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/5-things-sna-s-annual-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/5-things-sna-s-annual-conference#comments Galleries K-12 Schools News & Trends Private Fri, 17 Jul 2015 14:23:00 +0000 49271 at http://food-management.com IG report targets LAUSD meal program flaws http://food-management.com/news-trends/ig-report-targets-lausd-meal-program-flaws <div class="field-deck"> Inadequate price controls, inefficient commodity usage and lack of policies/procedures among critical findings. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Inadequate price controls, inefficient commodity usage and lack of policies/procedures among critical findings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/ig-report-targets-lausd-meal-program-flaws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/ig-report-targets-lausd-meal-program-flaws#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Fri, 17 Jul 2015 14:14:00 +0000 49261 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock K-12 director survey examines Gen Z food trends http://food-management.com/news-trends/k-12-director-survey-examines-gen-z-food-trends <div class="field-deck"> Y-Pulse research shows made-to-order and hand-held foods popular across the board. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Y-Pulse research shows made-to-order and hand-held foods popular across the board. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/k-12-director-survey-examines-gen-z-food-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/k-12-director-survey-examines-gen-z-food-trends#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Fri, 17 Jul 2015 13:12:00 +0000 49241 at http://food-management.com <p>Younger children tend to be less adventurous eaters, sticking to favorite foods, but grow more adventurous as they get older, the Y-Pulse survey found.</p> Thinkstock Chartwells-Thompson withdraws from DC Schools contract http://food-management.com/news-trends/chartwells-thompson-withdraws-dc-schools-contract <div class="field-deck"> Letter from Chartwells president Rhonna Cass to Washington DC Council outlines reasons for exit but promises to stay on through summer. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Letter from Chartwells president Rhonna Cass to Washington DC Council outlines reasons for exit but promises to stay on through summer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/chartwells-thompson-withdraws-dc-schools-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/chartwells-thompson-withdraws-dc-schools-contract#comments Contractors K-12 Schools Compass Group Thompson Hospitality News & Trends Wed, 15 Jul 2015 19:01:00 +0000 49211 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Grasela moves up in Philadelphia Schools reshuffle http://food-management.com/news-trends/grasela-moves-philadelphia-schools-reshuffle <div class="field-deck"> Longtime dining services head Wayne Grasela named acting deputy COO of the district and will be succeeded by Amy Virus. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Longtime dining services head Wayne Grasela named acting deputy COO of the district and will be succeeded by Amy Virus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/grasela-moves-philadelphia-schools-reshuffle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/grasela-moves-philadelphia-schools-reshuffle#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Thu, 09 Jul 2015 12:27:00 +0000 48931 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock USDA Undersecretary tours Best Concept Award winning school program http://food-management.com/news-trends/usda-undersecretary-tours-best-concept-award-winning-school-program <div class="field-deck"> Dr. Katie Wilson visits Holmen district to learn about school-raised chickens used for special event meal. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Dr. Katie Wilson visits Holmen district to learn about school-raised chickens used for special event meal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/usda-undersecretary-tours-best-concept-award-winning-school-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/usda-undersecretary-tours-best-concept-award-winning-school-program#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Tue, 07 Jul 2015 19:29:00 +0000 48891 at http://food-management.com <p>USDA Undersecretary Dr. Katie Wilson checking out some chickens slated for Holmen School District&#39;s Winner Winner Chicken Dinner Part Deuce.</p> Photo: Holmen Schools San Diego Unified School District Pilots Halal Lunch http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/san-diego-unified-school-district-pilots-halal-lunch <div class="field-deck"> The first day Crawford High School offered its halal chili lime chicken bowl, 400 more students participated in lunch. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The first day Crawford High School offered its halal chili lime chicken bowl, 400 more students participated in lunch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/san-diego-unified-school-district-pilots-halal-lunch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/san-diego-unified-school-district-pilots-halal-lunch#comments K-12 Schools Private Tue, 07 Jul 2015 17:42:00 +0000 48881 at http://food-management.com