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For Nutrition and Health Educators

Nutrition Educators:

  • MyPlate for My Family: SNAP Nutrition Education Toolkit
    • ​Based on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans
    • Perfect for an audience of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participants or those eligible for other federal assistance programs 
    • Encourages healthy eating behaviors for families with children
      ages 2 through 18
    • Available in English and Spanish
  • Spend Smart. Eat Smart.
    • Blogs, recipes and videos tips on how to prepare for family meal
    • You can incorporate media into your nutrition presentations!
    • Available in Spanish or English
  • Food-Related Intergenerational Discussion Group Experiences or F.R.I.D.G.E.
    • Teaching curriculum that focuses on helping families to communicate; learn about food and nutrition; and work together towards adopting healthier food selection, preparation, and eating practices
    • Resource created by Penn State Cooperative Extension funded by Pennsylvania Nutrition Education Tracks as a part of the USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
    • Available in English
  • Eat Better, Eat Together
    • Lesson plans, evaluations, incentive materials, promotional materials and other resources that can help nutrition educators encourage families eating healthy together
    • Curriculum was developed in partnership with the USDA FNS SNAP-Ed, WSU Extension Food $ense, and the Washington Dairy Council
    • Available in English

Register Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians:

  • Tookits from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Kids Eat Right
    • ​You must become a member  or log-in to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to access the following toolkits.
    • Once logged-in, make sure you are still on this website.
    • Scroll down to the titles of the following toolkits to download:
      • Family Meals. Anytime. Anyplace. Toolkit:
        • Ready-made presentations, educator notes, activities, and handouts to promote the benefits of family mealtime to parents and their teens
        • Available in English
      • Family Champion. One Change at at Time Toolkit:
        • Ready-made workshop outlines, handouts, presentation and activities for 45 minute cooking demonstrations for parents
        • Topics include shopping smart, cooking healthy and being physically active.
        • Available in English and Spanish