ERIC Number: ED127378
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Oct
FRAC'S Guide to the National School Breakfast Program. [Revised Edition)).
Food Research and Action Center, New York, NY.
This Guide to the National School Breakfast Program is organized into 14 sections, the contents of which are as follows. Section One discusses the passage by Congress of the Child Nutrition Bill (Public Law 94-105) over the President's veto. Section Two provides facts on the school breakfast program. Section Three details five steps to getting a school breakfast program -- (1) find a local coordinator and form a coordinating committee; (2) organize a sub-committee; (3) hold a training conference; (4) meet with the school board; and, (5) follow through. Section Four discusses answers to the argument - Why we Can't. Sections Five through Twelve provide a check list of school breakfast committee homework, a sample flyer, a sample for the training conference, a sample press release, a sample statement to the school board, a sample breakfast menu for a given month, a listing of the purpose and action of Follow-Up Action, and, a sample blank form for school breakfast notes respectively. Section Thirteen lists U.S.D.A. Food and Nutrition Regional Offices, including the name of the responsible person at the office, and the telephone number where that person can be reached. Section Fourteen is a similar listing of U.S.D.A. Food and Nutrition National Offices. (Author/JM)
Descriptors: Agency Role, Board of Education Role, Breakfast Programs, Community Action, Community Organizations, Federal Programs, Legal Responsibility, Parent Role, Private Agencies, Private School Aid, Program Administration, Program Guides, Public Agencies, Public Schools, Student Rights
Food Research and Action Center, 25 West 43rd Street, New York, N.Y. 10036 ($0.25)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Food Research and Action Center, New York, NY.