Kids Eat Right - Healthy Schools. It's a Team Effort
The new Kids Eat Right toolkit: Healthy Schools. It’s a Team Effort. is now available at www.kidseatright.org/volunteer as a free downloadable toolkit. This toolkit was developed with content experts from the School Nutrition Services DPG and is designed to educate school and community stakeholders about the importance of healthy eating and physical activity for academic success.
The toolkit includes:
- Two PowerPoint presentations—one for adults and one for teens
- 10 minute activity suggestions
- Coordinating handouts
To support the use of the recently developed Healthy Schools. It's a Team Effort. toolkit, fifty (50) $200 grants are available. Recipients of the mini-grants agree to give two presentations from the new Healthy Schools. It's a Team Effort. toolkit (for adults or teens) between September 1 and October 31, 2014. Applications are due August 22, 2014 and mini-grantees will be announced September 1, 2014.
The Healthy Schools. It's a Team Effort. toolkit and mini-grant opportunity was made possible through an educational grant to the Academy Foundation from Diane Heller, MMSc, RDN, LD, past Chair of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation.
Kids Eat Right - MyPlate. How Do I Rate?
Kids Eat Right MyPlate Mini-Grantees Announced!
Congratulations to the twenty-five (25) Kids Eat Right Campaign Members selected to receive a Kids Eat Right MyPlate. How Do I Rate? mini-grant! Each mini-grantee will receive $200 to lead two presentations from the new MyPlate. How Do I Rate? toolkit in their communities through September 31, 2014.
|Monica Auslander MS, RD, LDN (Fla.)
Jennifer Cayemberg MS, RD, LDN (Ill.)
Ashley Cully MS, RD (N.J.)
Tracy Curlin DTR, CDM (Ark.)
Katherine Davis Dietetic Intern (Miss.)
Daljeet Dhillon MS, RD, LD, CLC, PC (Ohio)
Stacy Haumea RDN, MPH, LD, CDE (Hawaii)
Katherine Hearne MPH, RDN, LD (Texas)
Tennille Houston MHE, RDN, LD, CDE (Idaho)
|Lindsey Joe RDN, LDN (Tenn.)
Bonnie Kruse RD (Ill.)
Alana Marrero Gonzalez LND, MHSN (P.R.)
Stephanie McMurry RD, LD (Ala.)
Kate Myerson RDN, CDE (Vt.)
Jody Peach MS, RD, LD (N.M.)
Gina Shell- Hayes BS (Ala.)
Kelly Sierra RD, LDN (Ill.)
|Irene Soucy MS, RD, LDN (Del.)
Karen Stanfar MPH, RDN, LD (Ohio)
Dervishe Ugursal MS, RD (South Korea)
Brittani Vanderschaegen RD (S.C.)
Chris Vogliano MS, RD, LD (Ohio)
Julie Walenta MPH, RDN (N.Y.)
Stefanie Williams RD-eligible (Pa.)
Desiray Yeaw BS, Dietetic Intern (Calif.)