2014 Healthy Kids, Healthy Programs Summit
May 21, 2014
8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
50 Foster Street
School nutrition directors, managers and business managers from across the Commonwealth attended this timely and relevant conference aimed at promoting healthy students and healthy school nutrition programs. The program provided five hours of professional development and was sponsored by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and the John C. Stalker Institute of Food and Nutrition.
Presentation files are now available below.
7:00 A.M.Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:15 A.M.Welcome from Commissioner Mitchell Chester
8:30 A.M.Healthy Breakfast, Healthy Kids, Better Learners -A Match Made at School
9:15 A.M.Choice of Tracks
Track 1: School Breakfast - two of the following sessions
- Breakfast: Making it Count!
Download Presentation | Handout: Meal Pattern Charts |
Handout: Long and Short Week Calculations
- Demystifying Federal and State School Breakfast Programs
- Marketing Your School Breakfast Program
Track 2: USDA Foods - two of the following sessions
- Understanding Entitlement and Associated Costs of USDA Foods
- Maximizing Brown Box and DOD Fresh Dollars for SY 14-15
Download Maximizing Brown Box Allocations Presentation
Download DoD Fresh Commitment Presentation
- Getting the Best Price and Product for Your Diversion Dollars
Track 3: Financial Management
- Resource Management and the New Administrative Review
View the brochure for session descriptions.
12:30 P.M.Buffet Lunch and Resource Tables
1:45 P.M.Procurement: Management at the School Food Authority Level
Sponsored by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, in cooperation with the John C. Stalker Institute of Food and Nutrition and the School Nutrition Association of Massachusetts.