Welcome to the January Monthly Nudge, brought to you by the Smarter Lunchrooms Movement (SLM) of California Collaborative. This newsletter is your place for monthly updates on how SLM is moving throughout California.
A Milk Matters Campaign at Westmont Elementary in Anaheim, California, not only encouraged students to make healthy food choices but also reduced food waste. Partners in the campaign included Ani Tarpinian, Health and Wellness Coordinator for Anaheim Elementary School District, Candice Sainz, Community Nutrition Adviser for Dairy Council of California, and Steve Miller, Instructor of Mobile Dairy Classroom. Read the full story here.
Looking for a way to make a connection between your wellness policy, nutrition education and meals served in your school cafeteria?
Try theWeekly Wellness Program that provides all the information and tools you need to get students engaged and learning about healthy choices. Every Wednesday, read the weekly announcement over the PA for the entire school or in your classroom.
Is Milk Good for You?
Have you heard that you should stop drinking milk? Do you wonder if milk is healthy for your family? Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Trina Robertson, explains in this video why milk is an essential part of a healthy diet.