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To view recordings and handouts of previously held webinars, visit the Learning Tools - Schools webpage.

Iowa Eligibility Application/Direct Certification/ Verification Webinar

News to Know in School Nutrition Webinars

Monthly webinars for Iowa school nutrition professionals will be held at the following dates and times. To access the webinar recordings, contact Amanda Speirs at amanda.speirs@iowa.gov. 

  • September 28 from 2pm – 3pm
    • 2020–2021 Updates and Reminders
  • October 26 from 2pm – 3pm
    • Meal Pattern Flexibility 
  • November 23 from 2pm – 3pm 
    • Emergency Preparedness  
  • January 25 from 2pm – 3pm 
    • Procurement 
  • February 22 from 2pm – 3pm
    • School Nutrition Success Stories
  • March 22 from 2pm – 3pm
    • New Food Code – How does it impact School Nutrition?
  • April 26 from 2pm – 3pm 
    • School Nutrition Financial Management
  • May 24 from 2pm – 3pm 

2021 School Nutrition Summer Training

Registration is open for the Bureau of Nutrition and Health Services virtual summer training series. Sessions are free and count towards the required School Nutrition Professional Standards training hours. View the Summer Training Flyer for full session descriptions and registration information. 

  • Introduction to School Nutrition Leadership: July 6, 12, 19, and 26
  • Manager’s Update: July 27
  • Meal Pattern Essentials: July 28  
  • Culinary – A Fresh Approach to School Nutrition: July 29
  • New Director Networking: August 2
  • School Nutrition Records: August 3
  • Institute of Child Nutrition (ICN) Training Day: August 4
    • Emergency Preparedness
    • Food Production & Operation Management
    • Key Performance Indicators
    • Special Dietary Needs
    • Procurement & Inventory Management
  • HACCP (Food Safety) for School Nutrition: August 5

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on August 03, 2021 at 6:05pm.