Month: November 2013

Colorado High School Students Cook Up Healthy Change for School Lunch

Last week, students from three Denver Public High Schools competed in our fourth annual EatWell@School Cooking Competition at the Culinary Labs at Johnson & Wales University. We can’t wait to tell you who won! The competition was part of a unique nine-week after-school program that teaches students basic culinary skills and nutritional education to prepare …

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Serving Breakfast After the Bell in Schools Increases Focus, Attendance

More evidence is piling up in favor of serving healthier food, especially breakfast, to help Colorado students excel in school. The latest? A breakfast after the bell program in Jeffco Public Schools. School now begins in the cafeteria for Pennington Elementary in Wheat Ridge, Colo., among other Jeffco Schools. The Universal Breakfast Program serves breakfast, including milk, fresh …

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