Nutrition programs promote wellness and prepare students to learn.
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School food service workers serve millions of meals each day, providing healthy, nutritious foods that fuel students’ minds and bodies. Yet, many of these professionals don’t have access to the training they need for this important work. The Improving Training for School Food Service Workers Act would help make training available that maximizes hands-on opportunities during regular, paid working hours.
Email your senators and representative and ask them to cosponsor the Improving Training for School Food Service Workers Act.
a bill to improve the process of certifying eligibility for free and reduced-price meals, and provide retroactive funding for children deemed eligible during the school year.
A bill to identify best practices for scheduling lunch and recess to ensure students have enough time to eat and reduce food waste.
A bill to expand and strengthen the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s farm-to-school grant program.
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