School Nutrition: Feeding the Next Generation

School Nutrition: Feeding the Next Generation


Recorded: Tuesday, June 19, 2012 2:00 pm ET.The credit for this webinar has expired. Please consider our most recent webinar to earn a valid CPE credit.

How do school nutrition programs and our approach to feeding our children impact their future health? Strategies for improving the diets of school age children is emphasized in this one-hour webinar for Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians, Registered.

After participating in the webinar one will be able to:

  • Discuss recent research on childhood obesity and the impact of a child’s diet on their overall health.
  • Understand how school nutrition programs are developed; as well as the limitations involved in changing them.
  • Identify how to positively change nutrition programs for children to improve the nutritional quality of meals served, including how to formulate messages to educate their communities.
  • Implement cost effective tips and strategies that can be applied food service without compromising nutritional quality of meals served.

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