Keep Flavored Milk from Dropping Out of School


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Keep Flavored Milk from Dropping Out of School

The School Nutrition Foundation (SNF) in partnership with the Milk Processor Education Program (MilkPEP) will be offering a FREE Wednesday Webinar on Wednesday, August 25, 2010 from 2:00-3:15 pm EDT, entitled “Keep Flavored Milk from Dropping Out of School.”  

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Eliminating or reducing flavored milk from schools. It’s a hot topic in some areas across the country. Recently, a study was conducted to quantify the change in students’ milk consumption and nutrient intake when schools changed the availability of flavored milk. It revealed that without flavor options, milk consumption actually drops and stays lower over time.

In this webinar, you will learn about the study’s design and findings, and how to share this information with key stakeholders in the school nutrition community. Learn about free resources available to use with parents, school officials, and other interested parties to help show that student nutrition and food budgets are negatively impacted when flavored milk is removed from schools.

Learn directly from the study’s researchers and a school food service director who participated in the study. These speakers will help provide you with the framework to clearly articulate the benefits of lowfat and fat-free flavored milk in school.


  • Learn about the new study that shows a negative impact on student nutrition and food budgets when lowfat or fat-free flavored milk is limited or removed
  • Learn the key messages about this study to share with school nutrition stakeholders
  • Learn about the study’s education tools and resources available to key stakeholders and food service staff


Date: Wednesday, August 25, 2010
Time: 2:00 PM EDT/1:00 PM CDT/12:00 PM MDT/11:00 AM PDT
Duration: 75 minutes (approximately)

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Webinar Resources

Visit  for tools and information regarding flavored milk.


A registration confirmation, including joining instructions, will be emailed to you by once you have registered. Keep this email. If you are unable to participate in the live event, an archived version will be available at the website listed above one to two business days after the live event.


SNA members may earn 1 continuing education unit (CEU) for participating in the webinar. As this webinar is NOT an SNA-sponsored event, but rather is sponsored by the School Nutrition Foundation (SNF), CEUs will NOT be automatically recorded in the SNA database. According to the SNA CEU Guidelines, for non-SNA-sponsored events individuals are required to maintain their own documentation of credits earned. Please see SNA’s CEU Guidelines at  for further information.


A proof of attendance form will be available for all participants immediately following the live webinar. Please print this "Proof of Attendance" document and save it for your records as it will serve as verification in the event you are asked to provide CEU documentation for an SNA Certification Audit. Certificates of Completion will NOT be issued for this webinar. If more than one person viewed the webinar at your computer, please print a separate copy of this document for each individual interested in earning SNA CEU credit for their participation in the webinar. For further information, please refer to the section entitled "SNA CEU Credit" above.


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