Workshops Teach How to Monitor the Impact of School Nutrition Policies
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.
- 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.