TITLE

Bracing for BMI

PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
FoodService Director;5/15/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Allentown School District in Pennsylvania has been taking measures to educate its community and provide better nutritional information for its students to help prepare for state-mandated body mass index (BMI) testing for grades K-12 by the end of a four-year period. Comments from Joanne Kinsey, director of child nutrition for the district; Problem faced by the district with its 2002 BMI test program; Objectives of the task force established in preparation for the BMI testing.
ACCESSION #
13319443

 

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