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Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance

Team Nutrition Recipes

New recipes for child care.

Resource | Nutrition Education

School Breakfast Materials

Celebrate National School Breakfast Week with these free materials for schools participating in the School Breakfast Program.

Resource | Nutrition Education

School Lunch Resources

Learn more about school lunch! Find event ideas, recipes, activities, and more for school nutrition professionals, families, and teachers.

Resource | Guidance Documents | FNS-GD-2018-0032

Menu Planner

The Menu Planner for School Meals: School Year 2018-2019 is a comprehensive guide for local school nutrition professionals to assist them with developing healthy, safe, affordable, and appealing school meals and snacks that meet the meal pattern requirements.

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Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance

School Meals Programs: Providing Multiple Meals at a Time During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

This publication provides consideration, tips, best practices, and sample menus for school meals program operators who wish to distribute multiple meals at one time.

Resource | Webinars/Videos

Thanking School Nutrition Professionals

Agriculture Secretary Vilsack and Education Secretary Cardona provide a brief message thanking school nutrition professionals for the work they do to ensure students receive nutritious meals.

Resource | Nutrition Education

Serving Up MyPlate: A Yummy Curriculum

Serving Up MyPlate is a collection of classroom materials that helps elementary school teachers integrate nutrition education into Math, Science, English Language Arts, and Health. This yummy curriculum introduces the importance of eating from all five food groups using the MyPlate icon and a variety of hands–on activities. Students also learn the importance of physical activity to staying healthy.

Resource | Webinars/Videos

Procurement Strategies for School Year 2021-2022: Webinar for School Food Authorities

This webinar discusses school meal procurement strategies and USDA school meal program flexibilities, waivers, and training resources for School Year 2021-2022. 

Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance

Offering Meats and Meat Alternates at School Breakfast

This training guide provides menu planning ideas, crediting information, sample menus, and more, to show school nutrition professionals how to offer meats and meat alternates at school breakfast. 

Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance

Ofrecimiento de carnes y sustitutos de carne en el desayuno escolar

Esta guía de capacitación proporciona ideas para la planificación de menús, información de acreditación, ejemplos de menús y mucho más, para mostrarle a los profesionales de la nutrición escolar cómo ofrecer carnes y sustitutos de la carne en el desayuno escolar.