K-12 Schools http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Silver Plate Awards 2014: Meet the Winners http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-plate-awards-2014 <div class="field-deck"> It’s never easy identifying the very best in onsite dining, but this year’s class of honorees from IFMA leaves little doubt. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s never easy identifying the very best in onsite dining, but this year’s class of honorees from IFMA leaves little doubt.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-plate-awards-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-plate-awards-2014#comments Management Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Silver Plate Profiles Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:16:00 +0000 36741 at http://food-management.com Silver Plate Awards 2014: Sandra Ford http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/silver-plate-awards-2014-sandra-ford <div class="field-deck"> Director of Food & Nutrition Services Manatee County (FL) School District, Bradenton, FL </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Director of Food & Nutrition Services Manatee County (FL) School District, Bradenton, FL</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/silver-plate-awards-2014-sandra-ford" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/silver-plate-awards-2014-sandra-ford#comments Management K-12 Schools Silver Plate Profiles Private Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:56:00 +0000 36691 at http://food-management.com <p>2014 IFMA Silver Plate Award winner Sandra Ford</p> Farm to School in WV is Wild, Wonderful http://food-management.com/supplier/farm-school-wv-wild-wonderful <div class="field-deck"> Making local food fun includes meeting local farmers and tasting the bounty of the Greenbrier Valley for sixth graders participating in a farm-to-school program. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Making local food fun includes meeting local farmers and tasting the bounty of the Greenbrier Valley for sixth graders participating in a farm-to-school program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/supplier/farm-school-wv-wild-wonderful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/supplier/farm-school-wv-wild-wonderful#comments K-12 Schools Supplier Nutrition Operations Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:37:00 +0000 36721 at http://food-management.com K-12 Meal Survey Produces Mixed Results http://food-management.com/news-trends/k-12-meal-survey-produces-mixed-results <div class="field-deck"> Staple items like hot dogs, nachos and pizza made both the top "keeper" and "get rid of" lists. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Staple items like hot dogs, nachos and pizza made both the top "keeper" and "get rid of" lists.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/k-12-meal-survey-produces-mixed-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/k-12-meal-survey-produces-mixed-results#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:09:00 +0000 36501 at http://food-management.com Ruling: District Violated State Law With Outsource Decision http://food-management.com/news-trends/ruling-district-violated-state-law-outsource-decision <div class="field-deck"> Farmington Schools acted unlawfully in privatizing its school foodservice, according a New Hampshire Public Employee Labor Relations Board ruling. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The New Hampshire Public Employee Labor Relations Board has ruled that the Farmington Schools District has violated state labor laws when it outsourced and privatized food services in the district.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/ruling-district-violated-state-law-outsource-decision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/ruling-district-violated-state-law-outsource-decision#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:47:00 +0000 36451 at http://food-management.com Dino-mite Event in Orlando http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/dino-mite-event-orlando <div class="field-deck"> More than 40 vendors participate in Orange County Public Schools’ food show with students taste-testing nearly 150 potential school menu items. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>More than 40 vendors participate in Orange County Public Schools’ food show with students taste-testing nearly 150 potential school menu items.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/dino-mite-event-orlando" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/dino-mite-event-orlando#comments K-12 Schools Nutrition Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:10:00 +0000 36361 at http://food-management.com <p>Superintendent Barbara Jenkins and Senior Food &amp; Nutrition Services Director Lora Gilbert engage with Orange County Public Schools students at the district&rsquo;s 2014 food fair held at the Orlando Science Center</p> LAUSD Students Reportedly Dump 10% of Meals in the Trash http://food-management.com/news-trends/lausd-students-reportedly-dump-10-meals-trash <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Students in the Los Angeles USD dump an estimated $18 million in food into the trash each year</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/lausd-students-reportedly-dump-10-meals-trash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/lausd-students-reportedly-dump-10-meals-trash#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:10:00 +0000 36331 at http://food-management.com Groups Launch Michigan Farm to Institution Network http://food-management.com/news-trends/groups-launch-michigan-farm-institution-network <div class="field-deck"> The Michigan State University Center for Regional Food Systems and the nonprofit Ecology Center environmental group partner on effort to promote local purchasing by schools, hospitals and other large entities. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Michigan State University Center for Regional Food Systems and the nonprofit Ecology Center environmental group partner on effort to promote local purchasing by schools, hospitals and other large entities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/groups-launch-michigan-farm-institution-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/groups-launch-michigan-farm-institution-network#comments Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools News & Trends Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:57:00 +0000 36311 at http://food-management.com Getting Kids to Eat More Fruit: A Simple Solution http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/getting-kids-eat-more-fruit-simple-solution <div class="field-deck"> At a Florida high school, presentation made all the difference, resulting in a big spike in the number of students choosing oranges. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>At a Florida high school, presentation made all the difference, resulting in a big spike in the number of students choosing oranges. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/getting-kids-eat-more-fruit-simple-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/getting-kids-eat-more-fruit-simple-solution#comments K-12 Schools Menu Trends Nutrition Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:01:00 +0000 36221 at http://food-management.com School District Caters Its Way to an Extra $100K http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/school-district-caters-its-way-extra-100k <div class="field-deck"> Aggressive promotion helps Cartwright Schools grow sales from $40,000 to almost $150,000. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Aggressive promotion helps Cartwright Schools grow sales from $40,000 to almost $150,000.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/school-district-caters-its-way-extra-100k" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/school-district-caters-its-way-extra-100k#comments Catering K-12 Schools Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:18:00 +0000 36111 at http://food-management.com