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Expanding Nutrition Education Programs in New York City Elementary Schools: Understanding Practice to Inform Policy

This report explores the landscape of nutrition education programs (NEPs) in schools in three New York City boroughs. The report  describes the kinds of NEPs available, their distribution, and if they are reaching the schools that need them the most. The report also details what is going well, and makes recommendations about how accessibility to NEPs can be improved. A resource guide at the end of the report details many of the NEPs available to schools in New York City.

Full report: http://www.tc.columbia.edu/i/a/document/32797_NEPreportFINALSeptember2014.pdf

Executive summary: http://www.tc.columbia.edu/i/a/document/31025_NEPreport_EXECUTIVE_SUMMARY.pdf