K-12 Schools http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Case study: One district’s success with increasing breakfast participation http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/case-study-one-district-s-success-increasing-breakfast-participation <div class="field-deck"> By serving breakfast after the bell, participation increased by 35 percent, test scores improved and there were fewer disciplinary issues. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>By serving breakfast after the bell, participation increased by 35 percent, test scores improved and there were fewer disciplinary issues.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/case-study-one-district-s-success-increasing-breakfast-participation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/case-study-one-district-s-success-increasing-breakfast-participation#comments K-12 Schools Private Fri, 17 Jun 2016 19:46:00 +0000 63281 at http://food-management.com SNA says House’s block grant proposal would cost states millions in funding http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-blasts-houses-block-grant-proposal <div class="field-deck"> Association says provision would reduce school meal funding, end national school meal uniformity. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Association says provision would reduce school meal funding, end national school meal uniformity.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-blasts-houses-block-grant-proposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-blasts-houses-block-grant-proposal#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Wed, 15 Jun 2016 18:18:00 +0000 63231 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Bus does double duty for school nutrition program http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/bus-does-double-duty-school-nutrition-program <div class="field-deck"> Chesapeake Schools’ repurposed bus is both a rolling nutrition learning lab and a mobile feeding site. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Chesapeake Schools’ repurposed bus is both a rolling nutrition learning lab and a mobile feeding site.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/bus-does-double-duty-school-nutrition-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/bus-does-double-duty-school-nutrition-program#comments K-12 Schools Wed, 08 Jun 2016 14:18:00 +0000 63021 at http://food-management.com Photo: Chesapeake Schools Silver Spotlight: Lessons in leadership from Ponca City Schools’ Jeff Denton http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-spotlight-lessons-leadership-ponca-city-schools-jeff-denton <div class="field-deck"> The 2016 Silver Plate winner in the K-12 Schools category says HHFKA regs were well intentioned but should have been tested before rollout. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The 2016 Silver Plate winner in the K-12 Schools category says HHFKA regs were well intentioned but should have been tested before rollout.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-spotlight-lessons-leadership-ponca-city-schools-jeff-denton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-spotlight-lessons-leadership-ponca-city-schools-jeff-denton#comments Silver Plate Profiles K-12 Schools Mon, 06 Jun 2016 14:37:00 +0000 62931 at http://food-management.com 5 things: FDA drafts guidance for sodium reductions http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/5-things-fda-drafts-guidance-sodium-reductions <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of May 30. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of May 30.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/5-things-fda-drafts-guidance-sodium-reductions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/5-things-fda-drafts-guidance-sodium-reductions#comments Colleges & Universities K-12 Schools Market Trends Legislation Fri, 03 Jun 2016 12:37:00 +0000 62861 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock The Army’s new mission: Creating healthy food for kids http://food-management.com/more-segments/army-s-new-mission-creating-healthy-food-kids <div class="field-deck"> Kansas State University and the Army are working together to standardize and improve the healthiness of food offerings across Child, Youth and School Services menus Armywide. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Kansas State University and the Army are working together to standardize and improve the healthiness of food offerings across Child, Youth and School Services menus Armywide.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/more-segments/army-s-new-mission-creating-healthy-food-kids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/more-segments/army-s-new-mission-creating-healthy-food-kids#comments Military K-12 Schools More Segments Wed, 01 Jun 2016 15:24:00 +0000 62801 at http://food-management.com 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