Each month Chartwells provides nutrition education materials to students in the form of the Simply Good "Food Focus." A Simply Good Focus on Food poster is featured in each cafeteria. Click the "Simply Good" link above to be directed to the Chartwells Simply Good website.
Other Nutrition Education Resources
MyPlate Kids' Place has resources that can help children make healthier choices. ChooseMyPlate.gov offers science-based advice to help kids and their parents build healthy meals and maintain or achieve a healthy weight. MyPlate Kids' Place provides online resources and tools for children to help them make wise choices in a fun and appealing way.
The Whole Grains Council helps consumers find whole grain foods and understand their health benefits; helps manufacturers create delicious whole grain products; and helps the media write accurate, compelling stories about whole grains.
A site for kids and their parents to learn more about health, fitness and nutrition through fun games, recipes and articles.
Addresses the epidemic of overweight, sedentary, and undernourished youth by focusing on changes in schools to improve nutrition and increase physical activity.
Team Nutrition is an initiative of the USDA Food and Nutrition Service to support the Child Nutrition Programs through training and technical assistance.
The National body of school nutrition providing information, education, recipes and membership.
Under the "For Kids" or the "For Parents" tab on the home page, parents have access to a plethora of nutrition resources, including books, newsletters and websites.
This friendly health and wellness site for kids has a wide range of games, tips, and easy-to-digest information about physical activity, food and nutrition, disease, and safety.
This site has completely separate sections for parents, kids, and teens. The parents section contains articles that provide guidance about how to keep kids healthy and active.