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2014 Conference Notes


Speaker Presentations 2014:

Handouts for Pre Conference Sessions One and Four: December 4, 2014

Increasing Access to Drinking Water in Schools

CDC’s tool kit Increasing Access to Drinking Water in Schools Adobe PDF file[PDF - 150K] provides school health councils, nutrition services providers, principals, teachers, parents, and other school staff with information and tools to:

The easy-to-use tool kit includes background information, needs assessment tools, implementation strategies, and evaluation guidance to provide students with access to drinking water as part of a healthy nutrition environment.

Weight of the Nation videos

Introduction clip highlighting the issue of obesity in the US

The State of School Meals

PE and Physical Inactivity in Kids

Request a screening kit

Weight of the Nation for Kids Films

Free image library and video library from Yale Rudd Center

Smart Snacks in Schools Overview and Resources

Success Story Resources

Controlling Junk Foods and the Bottom Line

Making It Happen! School Nutrition Success Stories

Alliance for a Healthier Generation Success Story Database

Action for Healthy Kids Success Stories

“Smart Snacks in Schools” Resource List

AASA – The School Superintendents Association

Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Bell Institute

Bridging the Gap

California Project LEAN

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Center for Science in the Public Interest

Change Lab Solutions

Cornell Food and Brand Lab

Food Research and Action Center

Healthy Eating Research

Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago and Illinois Public Health Institute

Leadership for Healthy Communities

Mission Readiness

National Alliance for Nutrition and Activity

National Association of State Boards of Education

National Education Association Health Information Network

National Policy and Legal Analysis Network to Prevent Childhood Obesity


School Nutrition Association

The Pew Charitable Trusts, Kids’ Safe and Healthful Foods Project

The Trust for America’s Health

U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service

U.S. Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service

Voices for Healthy Kids

Additional Background Resources on Improving the Nutritional Quality of Foods and Beverages Sold in Schools

2013 Archives

2013 presentations: