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February Current News Archive  

Valentine's Day Tips
Be kind to your students' hearts this Valentine's Day and scale back on the usual sugary treats associated with the holiday. Here are just a few ideas to make your Valentine's party healthy and fun.

National Nutrition Month March 2013
This year's theme, "Eat Right, Your Way, Every Day," encourages personalized healthy eating styles* and recognizes that food preferences, lifestyle, cultural and ethnic traditions and health concerns all impact individual food choices.

*Based on 2010 Dietary Guidelines recommendations and MyPlate messages.

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National School Breakfast Week March 4-8
Increase awareness of the school breakfast program among parents and students by celebrating School Breakfast week. This year's theme, "Be a Star with School Breakfast," aims to teach students they can shine like their favorite stars by eating a healthy breakfast. Find resources to help make your School Breakfast Week a success at