Wednesday
Dec 03
2014

Helping Kids Learn to Eat Healthier with Peter Rabbit

Peter Rabbit was always one of my favorite books as a child. Though I grew up in suburban New Jersey – far from the rolling hills of England – I always identified with him. Maybe it’s his mischievous nature. Maybe it’s Ms. Potter’s masterful writing.

Tuesday
May 20
2014

Reaffirming Our Commitment to School Nutrition Standards and Student Health

As we soon close out the 2013 – 2014 school year, we should be celebrating—not rolling back—the great progress that schools have made toward implementing the USDA’s school nutrition standards.
Empowering Others to Live Healthy

Empowering Others to Live Healthy

Apr 10, 2013
Being on the Alliance for a Healthier Generation’s Youth Advisory Board has helped me to influence my community in a positive way. Through my actions and commitment to the cause, I have educated the ones I love about healthy living. On a broader spectrum, I have changed the mentality towards health in my school and hopefully, I will change it in my state.
Alliance Helps Schools Reach 90 Percent Reduction in Beverage Calories

Alliance Helps Schools Reach 90 Percent Reduction in Beverage Calories

Aug 17, 2012
The Alliance for a Healthier Generation just announced that the Alliance School Beverage Guidelines have contributed to a 90 percent reduction in beverage calories shipped to schools between the 2004-2010 school years, according to a report published in the American Journal of Public Health. Established in 2006...