Quick Start

cover_page-smSchool nutrition professionals are committed to providing healthy, nutritious meals to children. Using the tools and guides available here, stakeholders can help create a culture of food safety in their school community.

  • Introduction:¬†Food-safe schools take a school-wide approach to food safety and with the help of partners in the school community, create a culture of food safety.

  • Creating a Food Safety Culture:¬†To create a food safety culture you must know not only which practices are important but also why these practices are critical.

  • Using the Action Guide:¬†Creating a culture of food safety takes time and hard work; the action will be a useful tool. Take a closer look at the three parts of the Action Guide.

  • Food-Safe Schools Action Guide: The Action Guide will help you recognize your start point and your future actions to create a culture of food safety.