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Nutrition education in public elementary and secondary schools


Author:
Celebuski, Carin., Farris, Elizabeth., Carpenter, Judith M., United States Office of Educational Research and Improvement., and National Center for Education Statistics
Source:
Statistical analysis report (National Center for Education Statistics) 1996
Year:
1996
Subject:
Nutrition -- Study and teaching (Elementary), Nutrition -- Study and teaching (Secondary), and nutrition education
Abstract:
Presents the findings from the survey "Nutrition Education in Public Schooks, K-12" that was requested by the Food and Consumer Service of the USDA. It was designed to provide data on the status of nutrition education in U.S. public schools in order to help track current and future initiatives. The survey requested information about the following issues: the placement of nutrition education in the curriculum; the content of nutrition instruction; the coordination of nutrition education; and resources for nutrition education.
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement
Collection:
USDA publications