ERIC Number: ED291679
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Fuel for Excellence. FRAC's Guide to School Breakfast Expansion.
Food Research and Action Center, Washington, DC.
This guide lays out the issues, objections, responses, and strategies involved with expanding the School Breakfast Program in a state or a school district. The guide describes in lay terms the particulars of the School Breakfast Program, and outlines successful state and local campaign strategies. It contains the following chapters: (1) The School Breakfast Program; (2) Reasons to Start a School Breakfast Program; (3) Trends in Participation; (4) Overcoming the Barriers to Participation; (5) How to Organize a School Breakfast Campaign; and (6) Successful Campaign Strategies. Eight appendices contain samples of School Breakfast Program application forms, surveys, letters to parents and students, by-laws for a School Breakfast Campaign Committee, press releases, fact sheets, flyers, and agendas. (JD)
Descriptors: Breakfast Programs, Community Action, Elementary Secondary Education, Government Role, Health Needs, Nutrition, State Legislation, Trend Analysis
Food Research and Action Center, 1319 F St. NW #500, Washington, DC 20004 ($7.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Food Research and Action Center, Washington, DC.