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Learning Tools - Schools



Webinars marked with asterisks (**) were part of the News to Know monthly webinar series.

Communication Tools

Food Safety

Income Eligibility and Verification

Menu Planning and Recipes

National School Lunch

New Manager Resources


Professional Standards

School Breakfast Program

School Wellness and Smart Snacks

Other Resources

School Nutrition Staff Training Webcasts - School Nutrition Directors can utilize these 10-15 minute webcasts during staff training. The webcasts are narrated by the Iowa Team Nutrition Co-Director and include hands-on activities and quizzes to assess knowledge gained. Topics include: Civil Rights, Practical Skills in School Meals, Food Production Records, Customer Service, Build a Healthy Lunch (offer vs. serve), and Build a Healthy Breakfast (offer vs. serve).

Iowa School Meal Programs Web-based Tutorials - Overview of School Meal Programs, Determining Eligibility, Food Bars, Food Buying Guide, Food Labels, Food Production Records, Food Safety, Verifying Eligibility, Food Service Management Company Contracting, Iowa USDA Foods, Meal Counting. Meal Pattern, Offer Versus Serve, School Wellness Policy, Smart Snacks in School, Standardized Recipes, and Team Nutrition.

Civil Rights Training for Participating Organizations in Child Nutrition Programs


Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on January 18, 2021 at 12:00pm.