K-12 Schools http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Bauscher Makes SNA's Case on School Meal Regs to Congress http://food-management.com/news-trends/bauscher-makes-snas-case-school-meal-regs-congress <div class="field-deck"> "What was once a problem for school meal programs is rapidly becoming a problem for school districts." </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>School Nutrition Association (SNA) President Julia Bauscher, SNS, <a href="http://schoolnutrition.org/uploadedFiles/News_and_Publications/Press_Releases/Press_Releases/Julia%20Bauscher%2007-23-14%20Senate%20Testimony%20Final.pdf" target="_blank">testified</a> on June 23rd before the Senate Agriculture Committee on challenges school meal programs have faced as they work to meet new nutrition standards for school meals and snacks.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/bauscher-makes-snas-case-school-meal-regs-congress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/bauscher-makes-snas-case-school-meal-regs-congress#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:30:00 +0000 39341 at http://food-management.com District Looks to Subsidize Healthy Morning Snacks http://food-management.com/news-trends/district-looks-subsidize-healthy-morning-snacks <div class="field-deck"> Sioux Falls (SD) School District </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Sioux Falls (SD) School district is piloting a morning healthy snacks program this fall at its high school sites that offers subsidized healthy items to eliminate the &quot;healthy food is expensive&quot; excuse for not eating right,&quot; <a href="http://www.argusleader.com/story/news/education/2014/07/22/latest-twist-healthy-teen-eating-make-cheaper/12980419" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Argus Leader</em>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/district-looks-subsidize-healthy-morning-snacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/district-looks-subsidize-healthy-morning-snacks#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:12:00 +0000 39321 at http://food-management.com Study: New USDA Regs Working; SNA: No They're Not http://food-management.com/news-trends/study-new-usda-regs-working-sna-no-theyre-not <div class="field-deck"> Both sides use statistics to support their positions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Just how are K-12 students reacting to the recently implemented federal meal mandates required by the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010?</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/study-new-usda-regs-working-sna-no-theyre-not" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/study-new-usda-regs-working-sna-no-theyre-not#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:59:00 +0000 39311 at http://food-management.com Reinventing the Elementary School Meal http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/reinventing-elementary-school-meal <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Sales at the elementary schools where the program was rolled out rose more than 57 percent.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/reinventing-elementary-school-meal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/reinventing-elementary-school-meal#comments K-12 Schools Menu Trends Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:30:00 +0000 39281 at http://food-management.com 'These Requirements Are Going To Affect My Bottom Line' http://food-management.com/opinions/these-requirements-are-going-affect-my-bottom-line <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>School Foodservice Directors Sound Off on USDA Nutritional Requirements</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/opinions/these-requirements-are-going-affect-my-bottom-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/opinions/these-requirements-are-going-affect-my-bottom-line#comments K-12 Schools Opinions Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:41:00 +0000 39201 at http://food-management.com 'The Devil is in the Details' http://food-management.com/opinions/devil-details <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>School Foodservice Directors Sound Off on USDA Nutritional Requirements</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/opinions/devil-details" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/opinions/devil-details#comments K-12 Schools Opinions Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:32:00 +0000 39191 at http://food-management.com 'Spinning My Wheels' http://food-management.com/opinions/spinning-my-wheels <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>School Foodservice Directors Sound Off on USDA Nutritional Requirements</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/opinions/spinning-my-wheels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/opinions/spinning-my-wheels#comments K-12 Schools Opinions Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:29:00 +0000 39181 at http://food-management.com 'Throwing our Foodservice Dollars in the Garbage' http://food-management.com/opinions/throwing-our-foodservice-dollars-garbage <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>School Foodservice Directors Sound Off on USDA Nutritional Requirements</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/opinions/throwing-our-foodservice-dollars-garbage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/opinions/throwing-our-foodservice-dollars-garbage#comments K-12 Schools Opinions Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:26:00 +0000 39171 at http://food-management.com Bauscher Takes Over as SNA President http://food-management.com/news-trends/bauscher-takes-over-sna-president <div class="field-deck"> She will head organization that represents 55,000 school nutrition professionals nationwide for the 2014-15 school year. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Julia Bauscher, SNS, was installed as the 67th president for the 2014-15 school year of the School Nutrition Association during the organization&#39;s 68th Annual National Conference in Boston. Bauscher, the director of school and community nutrition services for Jefferson County (KY) Public School system, takes the helm of an organization that represents 55,000 school nutrition professionals nationwide.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/bauscher-takes-over-sna-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/bauscher-takes-over-sna-president#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:27:00 +0000 39161 at http://food-management.com Dallas ISD Gets Community Eligibility Status for School Meals http://food-management.com/news-trends/dallas-isd-gets-community-eligibility-status-school-meals <div class="field-deck"> District will become the largest school district in Texas to offer universal free breakfast and lunch to students this fall. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Dallas ISD will become the largest school district in Texas to offer universal free breakfast and lunch to students this fall under the USDA&#39;s Community Eligibility Program, <a href="http://www.myfoxdfw.com/story/26016865/disd-to-offer-free-meals-to-all-students" target="_blank">reports</a> news station KDFW.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/dallas-isd-gets-community-eligibility-status-school-meals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/dallas-isd-gets-community-eligibility-status-school-meals#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:13:00 +0000 39141 at http://food-management.com