ERIC Number: ED372049
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Texas Nutrition Education and Training Program for Federal Fiscal Year 1993. Final Evaluation Report.
The Nutrition Education and Training (NET) program evaluated in this report is one of the Child Nutrition Programs of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. NET's outreach to its target populations is achieved through: (1) workshops developed by NET and delivered by contract trainers; (2) circulation of a NET library collection; (3) development and distribution of instructional and promotional materials on nutrition and food service management; (4) presentations, exhibits, and publications on nutrition education, food service management, and program evaluation; and (5) coordination with related publicly supported programs within the state. This report includes four parts: (1) an executive summary; (2) a summary of outreach of the NET Program (workshops; lending library; development and distribution of instructional materials; presentations, exhibits, and publications; and coordination with related publicly supported programs); (3) report on the project: an assessment of the nutrition education and training needs in Texas; and (4) general evaluation of the NET program (resources, activities, and outcomes). Evaluation instruments used in NET program outreach are appended. (LL)
Descriptors: Dietetics, Elementary Schools, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal State Relationship, Food Handling Facilities, Food Service, Foods Instruction, Health Promotion, High Schools, Needs Assessment, Nutrition Instruction, Outreach Programs, Program Evaluation, Program Improvement, Resource Materials, School Personnel, Workshops
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas State Dept. of Human Services, Austin.
Identifiers - Location: Texas