Tools and articles for redesigning school meal programs and helping students learn about food's place in our lives

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Upcoming Event: School Food Innovator Series

Virtual gatherings for school nutrition professionals focused on building resilient school food systems in California.​

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California’s School Meals for All Program Proves More Students Eat When Meals are Free

California Student’s Participation in School Meals Outperforms National Trends

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Seven Proven Strategies to Increase Students’ Time to Eat

Providing sufficient time to eat school breakfast and lunch benefits both students and the school meal program.


Eating, Learning, Growing

Educators are invited to join a virtual professional development workshop on culturally relevant farm to school education.


Celebrating California’s Investments in School Nutrition Professionals 

The Center for Ecoliteracy welcomed state officials to a culinary training with San Luis Coastal and Live Oak Unified School Districts.

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Eating, Learning, Growing Resources

Celebrating Students’ Cultures and California Fruits and Vegetables