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What Does REAL Food Look Like in Schools

The Boulder Valley School District’s School Food Project prides itself on serving fresh, healthy, delicious, and local food, but what does that all mean?

By: Laura Smith, Programs and Grants Coordinator for Boulder Valley School DistrictLast fall, BVSD underwent a full-scale audit by a...

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About Chef Ann Foundation:Founded in 2009 by Chef Ann Cooper, a pioneer in school food reform, the Chef Ann Foundation...

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Host a Junior Chef Competition

Hosting a junior chef competition in your school district is an innovative way to increase student participation in your school food program. The competition is appropriate for both elementary and secondary level contestants. You can also involve the local community to engage more stakeholders. 

Supporting Research

School Meal Programs Innovate to Improve Student Nutrition

Studies of schools in three states—Connecticut, Texas, and Washington—show that under the updated USDA nutrition standards, children's eating habits are...Read more

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