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The BEN Center
The BEN Center uses principles from behavioral economics & research-based solutions to encourage children to make healthier food choices in school lunchrooms.
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The BEN Center Aug 26
Presentation is everything! Increase sales of grab n' go salads simply by arranging them nicely.
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The BEN Center Aug 25
Don't ban chocolate milk, just use tips to make white milk more accessible+attractive!
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The BEN Center Aug 23
Students around the country are getting excited about leading healthy lifestyles.
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The BEN Center Aug 21
"We can't be naive and think that people only purchase healthy food from supermarkets"
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The BEN Center Aug 19
For research and more follow !
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The BEN Center Aug 18
If you're interested in monitoring how much food your students are actually consuming, look no further.
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The BEN Center Aug 9
Does your school use the Scorecard? Make sure you're filling it out correctly.
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The BEN Center Aug 8
Invite a mayor, coach, or other local celebrity to dine with students in the lunchroom.
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The BEN Center Aug 4
"Even a Little Exercise May Help Younger Women's Hearts"
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The BEN Center Aug 3
First Lady Michelle Obama is teaming up with Team USA to get kids more healthy and active!
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The BEN Center Aug 2
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The BEN Center Aug 1
August is Kids Eat Right Month, and there's nothing we like seeing more than kids eating right!
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The BEN Center Jul 29
Looking to eat more fruits and veggies, but worried about the shelf life and cost of fresh produce? Try frozen!
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The BEN Center Jul 28
Giving menu items creative names and updating packaging prompted sales of healthy menu items to soar!
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The BEN Center Jul 27
: This year, create a Student Nutrition Action Committee. For more info:
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The BEN Center Jul 26
ask art classes, homerooms, or student clubs to create for your lunchroom
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The BEN Center Jul 22
Grow it, try it, like it! Check out 's Nutrition Education Kit about
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The BEN Center Jul 21
Interested in research? The Food and Brand Lab homepage features studies involving school cafeterias and beyond
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The BEN Center Jul 21
A recent government survey reported that the consumption has declined among youth by nearly 1/3 in two years!
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The BEN Center Jul 19
- daily entrees should be given or descriptive names, which should be displayed next to each entree
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