Education Resources

Oregon School Boards Association. Healthy Kids Learn Better Partnership.

Reduces barriers to learning by supporting the policy and funding initiatives that bridge the gap between health and education. Also provides training for teachers in health curricula.

Washington Apple Education Foundation.

An educational site providing information for children about eating a balanced diet. Includes educational activities.

National Dairy Council; National Football League; United States Department of Agriculture.

Empowers youth to take action to improve nutrition and physical activity at their school and for their own health. Provides educational resources for schools enrolled in the program.

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.

Use this four-topic learning module in classrooms to explore nutrition and healthy diets.

SuperKids Nutrition, Inc.

Provides nutrition tips and tools for children and families.

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

A MyPlate resource that supports SNAP-Ed nutrition education and obesity prevention efforts, and is based on recommendations from the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

NASA’s Nutritional Biochemistry Laboratory

This book provides an overview of space programs from the earliest human space flight through the current gem that is the International Space Station. The book also covers the role of nutrition in the space program, describes how space nutrition research is conducted, and highlights much of the research that has been completed or is ongoing at NASA. Intended for Grades 5-8.