Louisiana Fit Kids Blog

Create a Healthy School Culture with the Louisiana Healthy Schools: School Health Advisory Council Guidebook


In May 2019, the Louisiana School Health Advisory Council published the Louisiana Healthy Schools Guidebook. The guidebook aims to assist school districts and schools with creating effective and efficient school health teams – representing all ten components ... Read More

Serving Up MyPlate


Serving Up MyPlate is a collection of classroom materials that helps elementary school teachers integrate nutrition education into Math, Science, English Language Arts, and Health. This yummy curriculum introduces the importance of eating from all five food ... Read More

Laissez les bon temps rouler with School Breakfast in Louisiana!


National School Breakfast Week is March 4-8, 2019. The #NSBW19 theme is "Start Your Engines With School Breakfast," which is designed to show parents, students and school officials the benefits of fueling up for the day with a healthy school breakfast. The ... Read More

Louisiana Team Nutrition Culinary Training Series - Part 1


On October 25th and 26th, sixty child nutrition professionals from across the state participated in the first of a series of Team Nutrition Culinary Trainings. The session was held at the Louisiana Culinary Institute (LCI) in Baton Rouge. The training ... Read More

Healthy Schools Collaborative: New Orleans Summit


Healthy Schools Collaborative: New Orleans Summit Wednesday, November 7, 2018 10:00am - 4:00pm Smoothie King Center, New Orleans Healthy students are better learners. Learn how you can support healthier students! At the exclusive New Orleans Summit ... Read More