Success starts early! With Breakfast in the Classroom.

 

Breakfast in the Classroom with Milk and Cereal

Links of Interest

Action for Healthy Kids NYSED's Think Breakfast FRAC - Food Research and Action Center DMI - Dairy Management Inc.New Jersey School Nutrition Association Fuel Up to Play 60 Breakfast
Pennsylvania School Nutrition Association Milk Life New York School Nutrition Association SNF - School Nutition Foundation - Beyond Breakfast Breakfast in the Classroom USDA - US Department of Agriculture

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Breakfast After the Bell Resources

Valuable materials from partners committed to better childhood nutrition.

Downloads

Toolkit
Materials to help you create an alternative breakfast program in your school.

Breakfast in the Classroom Brochure Brochure
Remove the roadblock to Learning – Serve Breakfast in the Classroom. Read more here.
Breakfast in the Classroom Letters of Support Letters of Support
Many organizations have endorsed Alternative Breakfast Service Models. Read their statements here.

Menus
Check out sample menu options here.

A Fresh Start with School Breakfast Menu A Fresh Start with School Breakfast Menu
Helps ease the transition for school menu planners by providing student-friendly two-weekcycle menus that can fit into any style of breakfast operation (Grab and Go, Hot line, and Breakfast in the Classroom) while meeting the new standards.
Let’s cook Healthy School Meals Menu Let’s cook Healthy School Meals Menu
Recipes for school nutrition directors that meet USDA requirements.

Build a Better Breakfast with Yogurt
Learn how yogurt smoothies and yogurt parfaits fit in the school breakfast program.

  Smoothie & Yogurt Parfait Menu Flyer Smoothie & Yogurt Parfait Menu Flyer
Recipes and ideas featuring yogurt in your breakfast program.
  Smoothies Offered in Child Nutrition Programs Smoothies Offered in Child Nutrition Programs
New school meal regulation: yogurt smoothies including fruit/vegetables can be offered at lunch!

Support
Learn who supports alternative breakfast service here.

Breakfast in the Classroom Support Breakfast in the Classroom Support
Learn the many benefits of school breakfast here.
Breakfast for Learning Education Alliance Statement of Support Brochure Breakfast for Learning Education Alliance Statement of Support Brochure
See the organizations who support the educations benefits of breakfast here.

Breakfast Expansion Strategies
Learn about strategies that can be used to expand breakfast participation.

Reimbursable Vending Reimbursable Vending
Learn how reimbursable vending works here.
Provision 2 Provision 2
Learn how to reduce paperwork associated with school meal programs here.
Discretionary Elimination of Reduced Price Charges in the School Meal Programs Discretionary Elimination of Reduced Price Charges in the School Meal Programs
Learn how eliminating reduced price charges in your program can save time and paperwork.
Community Eligibility Provision Community Eligibility Provision
Community eligibility is the newest opportunity for schools with high percentages of low-income children to provide free breakfast and lunch to all students. It increases participation by children in the school meal programs, reduces labor costs for schools, and increases federal revenues. Read more about it here (from FRAC).
No Kid Hungry School Calculator No Kid Hungry School Calculator
This easy to use tool gives you the numbers you need to make your decisions.

Recipes
Try these new winning Breakfast Lab School Foodservice recipes here.

New Dairy-based School Breakfast Recipes: Builds, Nutrition Analysis and Cost Estimates New Dairy-based School Breakfast Recipes: Builds, Nutrition Analysis and Cost Estimates
Breakfast Basket Breakfast Basket
Blueberry Delight Blueberry Delight
Double Cheese Spiral/Fiesta Breakfast Swirl Double Cheese Spiral/Fiesta Breakfast Swirl
Fruity Flatbread/Sunny Start Flatbread Fruity Flatbread/Sunny Start Flatbread
Mega-Cheese Muffin Mega-Cheese Muffin
Peaches-n-Cream Waffle Dunkers Peaches-n-Cream Waffle Dunkers

 

Other Resources

NJ School Breakfast Bulletin NJ School Breakfast Bulletin
Infographic showing New Jersey’s 2013 Breakfast Status.

Food Research Action Center (FRAC)

FRAC Breakfast in the Classroom Infographic FRAC Breakfast in the Classroom Infographic
The Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) has released an infographic on Breakfast in the Classroom. Research demonstrates the links between school breakfast and better student achievement. Learn more about the benefits of breakfast and spread awareness with this infographic.
FRAC School Breakfast Scorecard FRAC School Breakfast Scorecard
The School Scorecard Data Tool was created to analyze data for school breakfast participation at the state or local level.
FRAC Breakfast for Health FRAC Breakfast for Health
Research summary on the strong links between school breakfast consumption and favorable dietary health, and educational outcomes among children and adolescents.
FRAC Breakfast for Learning FRAC Breakfast for Learning
Scientific research on the link between children’s nutrition and academic performance.