SNA answers the call

May 2005
FoodService Director;5/15/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the release of the Local Wellness Policy Guidelines of the School Nutrition Association (SNA) in Alexandria, Virginia to be used by districts in developing policies required by the Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act, as of May 2005. Nutrition issues covered by the guidelines; Background on sample policies posted by the SNA on its Web site; Information on training sessions launched by the SNA on the process of drafting and implementing local policies.


Related Articles

  • Wellness Policy Updates.  // Food Management;Sep2006, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p20 

    The article cites a survey on local wellness policies in school districts in the U.S. conducted by the School Nutrition Association (SNA) to determine how well the association is doing in complying with the requirement of the Child Nutrition and Women, Infants, and Children Reauthorization Act...

  • Earn clock hours at IRA convention.  // Reading Today;Oct/Nov2004, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p24 

    Presents information on transcripts of clock hours awarded to the 2005 International Reading Association Annual Convention conferees. Use of the transcripts in the professional development sequence approved by local school districts; Association-sponsored professional development activities...

  • Virtual cafeteria designed to teach students and their parents about nutrition in schools. Barrier, Brooke // Nation's Restaurant News;10/3/2005, Vol. 39 Issue 40, p22 

    Reports on the launch of a virtual cafeteria in the Web site of the Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District in Texas. Design of the cafeteria to encourage children to eat better; Feature of Cathy the cafeteria worker in the online program; Description of how the site works.

  • Calif. Tax Group Seeks to Hold College Officials Accountable for Lawsuits. Wright, Scott W. // Community College Week;04/17/2000, Vol. 12 Issue 18, p8 

    Reveals that Trustee Accountability Project, a taxpayers group, has accused seven officials of the South Orange County Community College District in Viejo, California for litigation overkill. Enumeration of the district's court cases; Why district officials continue to appeal court cases they...

  • Association sets up website to promote health benefits of salads to children.  // Horticulture Week;5/22/2008, p29 

    The article announces that the British Leafy Salads Association (BLSA) has launched the website www.lennylettuce.co.uk that aims to promote health benefits of salads to children in Great Britain. BLSA has developed an animated character named Lenny Lettuce who introduces each page of the...

  • CompTIA.  // IT Training;Jun2002, p19 

    Presents information on the CompTIA information technology certification. Benefits of CompTIA certification; Dedication of CompTIA on training organizations and staff employed in training roles; Web site for information on services offered by the organization.

  • Boards turn to state association for training. Hardy, Lawrence // American School Board Journal;May2006, Vol. 193 Issue 5, p20 

    The article reports on the mandatory financial training required by the New York State School Boards Association. The state board members from some 700 schools who took office after July 1, 2005 are all required to receive 6 hours of financial training in line with the investigation of...

  • Healthy food and benefits for kids online.  // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;2/19/2004, Vol. 193 Issue 4311, p24 

    Provides information on the two websites launched by the Local Authority Caterers Association (LACA) for use by primary and secondary schools. Features of the website; Accessibility of the primary school site to parents; Comments from Neil Porter, vice-chairman of LACA, on the need of children...

  • Get your kids active.  // ACHPER Active & Healthy Magazine;2007, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p16 

    The article focuses on the importance of the Heart Foundation Jump Rope for Heart (JRFH) program developed to address obesity issues among children in Australia. It is inferred that the JRFH program can be incorporated into the health and physical education curriculum or syllabus making children...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics