Workshops Teach How to Monitor the Impact of School Nutrition Policies

    • January 23, 2009

Samuels & Associates conducted six training sessions in 2006 and 2007 for school, nutrition and public health personnel and others involved in developing, implementing and monitoring school nutrition and wellness policies.

Key Results

  • Some 510 people participated in at least one of six workshops in conjunction with meetings of national and California professionals. The training sessions varied in length from 90 minutes to a half-day depending on the needs of the groups.
  • Participants learned how to employ user-friendly monitoring and assessment tools to conduct school nutrition environmental assessments, school marketing and advertising assessments and fiscal analyses.