2015 Michigan Junior Chef Competition

Whitney Vance, R.D., Michigan Department of Education 

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Mediterranean Quiche? Breakfast Egg Rolls?  Cherry-Oatmeal Dunkers? If you want to know what middle and high school students will eat for breakfast, you have to ask them. And, asking and involving students in …

Oatmeal-licious Breakfast Bar Still Hot Today

Dan Gorman, Foodservice Director, Whitehall District Schools, Whitehall, MI

breakfast barIt’s been almost three years since fifth-grade student Kammie Jarvis developed her idea for the “Oatmeal-licious” breakfast bar and ”sold” it to Foodservice Director Dan Gorman and the students at Ealy …

Smoothie Success!

Sharon Lenard, Foodservice Director, Howell Public Schools, Howell, Michigan

Sharon Lenard, foodservice director for Howell Public Schools, found the way to students’ hearts this school year: delicious, homemade smoothies!

Through a “Fuel Up to Play 60” grant, Howell received four …

Fabulous Food and Super Staff = Showcase Success

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Katherine Borovsky, Foodservice Director, Hopkins Public Schools, Hopkins, MI

“If they can walk with it, they’ll eat it.” That’s the secret, according to Katherine Borovsky, foodservice director for Hopkins Public Schools.  “Our students and faculty were very excited to attend …