To save you time and share ideas that may improve your school food service program, we curate news stories on school meals and childhood nutrition.

Advanced Search RSS Feed

Search Entries

Title

Date

to
Date Title Source
8/27/18 Middle School English teacher brainstorms ways to incorporate movement into classes MiddleWeb
4/5/19 'Second Chance Breakfast' gives students a boost Star Tribune
11/8/18 'Talking Bananas' spread positive messages at Virginia Beach school WEVC-TV
12/17/18 ‘Flexibility’ in school meal standards could imperil child health The Hill
2/28/19 ‘Worldly cuisine’: Roseville schools to serve more diverse lunches MinnPost
7/24/18 30 million children rely on free school lunch. Where do they eat when school’s out? New Food Economy
5/30/19 30 million children rely on free school lunch. Where do they eat when school’s out? New Food Economy
8/23/18 A Before-School Exercise Program May Help Children Thrive The New York Times
9/19/18 A benefit of free lunch for all: fewer students get repeatedly suspended, new study suggests Chalkbeat
11/23/18 A financial feast for K12 schools; How districts can save money and boost nutrition through cooperative purchasing District Administration
9/7/18 A Healthier Generation: Nebraska Thursdays teach kids to make healthy food choices KETV Omaha
6/3/19 A look at the benefits of universal school meals Addison County Independent
3/6/19 A Nevada school district involve community partners to mark #NSBSW19 KLAS-TV
12/20/18 A seasonal reminder: Winter break doesn’t equate to celebration and relaxation for all students MinnPost
2/27/19 AHA: Obesity increases risk for premature heart disease in children Healio.com
4/1/19 April news and updates from CKC Good Food CKC Good Food
9/18/18 Are School Health Lessons Harming Kids? Experts say some of what students are taught can lead to disordered eating. US News & World Report
11/15/18 At School Lunch, Healthier Options are Overlooked When Juice is Available UConn Today
6/25/19 Baby calf naming contest doubles school breakfast participation Food Management
6/20/19 Bill introduced to end student lunch debt shaming ABC News
9/12/18 Bismarck Public School brings fresh, locally produced veggies into schools Bismarck Tribune
4/1/19 Breakfast After the Bell will serve up student success MinnPost
7/18/19 Can Ramen, Fish Nuggets And Flavor Stations Teach Kids To Love School Lunch? St. Louis Public Radio
5/21/19 Can We Stop Kids From Being Shamed Over School Lunch Debt? Civil Eats
7/10/19 Child Nutrition Reporting Burden Analysis Study USDA
5/29/19 CO schools to deliver summer meals in buses with student-created themes KUSA-TV
11/27/18 College of Public Health builds healthy eating habits in rural schools The Daily Iowan
4/23/19 Colo. looks to waive reduced-priced lunch fee for eligible high schoolers Foodservice Director
2/28/19 Commentary: The latest threat to national security? Salty school lunches Madison.com
3/18/19 Community Action Partnership builds on Saint Paul’s diversity to bring nutrition to life Resilience
10/11/18 Composting, Farm-to-Table concepts gain at elementary school recognition Port Orange Observer
12/11/18 Despite rollback, many Central Texas schools keep healthy lunches KXAN-TV Austin
7/9/19 District finds success with family-style meal service Food Management
6/16/19 District solves challenge of new hour-long lunch Food Management
3/19/19 Education officials welcome governor's proposal to fully fund school breakfast Wisconsin Public Radio
6/12/18 Female teens, young women get less exercise than male counterparts NPR
3/12/19 Food for thought: At-risk kids should be eating school breakfasts Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
3/4/19 Free meal program increases productivity and attendance Huntington (WV) Herald Dispatch
9/13/18 Good breakfast equals good grades Voice of America
6/11/18 Gourmet on a budget: Chefs throw down their best $1.25 school lunch ideas The Day (New London, CT)
4/30/19 HHFKA had significant nutrition impact on school meals Food Management
4/1/19 High School clubs start food pantry to help hungry peers Baraboo News Republic
6/6/19 High school’s breakfast sales skyrocket with after-the-bell kiosks Food Management
10/12/18 Hospital's Fitness and Nutrition in Schools Program puts greenhouses in schools Ocala Star Banner
7/18/19 Hot and Hungry Hunter College New York City Food Policy Center
3/5/19 How a federal free meal program affected school poverty stats The Hechinger Report
7/16/19 How Logging Morning Miles Helps These Kids Learn to Love School Runners World
5/22/19 How Movement and Exercise Help Kids Learn Mindshift/KQED
8/23/18 How Physical Fitness May Promote School Success The New York Times
1/14/19 How the shutdown is starting to impact schools EdWeek Blog

rfp-icon.png

Submit Your RFP

Interested in having CKC submit a bid/proposal for your food service program? Submit your request now.

“Menu planning, reporting, food safety issues, record keeping – it was really the equivalent of a full-time position. I’d say we save a minimum of 40 hours a week using CKC.”
Crystal Vang : Prairie Seeds Academy