Resources

Jersey Fresh Farm to School

NJ Department of Agriculture (NJDA)  invites you to join in a monthly tasting of some of Jersey's BEST fruits and vegetables!  Click here to access a flyer with loads of links to great resources.  On September 26, 2017, during Jersey Fresh Farm to School Week, NJDA is encouraging all schools to serve tomatoes on the same day, and share their events on social media.

NJSNA Spice Rack

Check back frequently for a new series of resources on a variety of spices you can utilize in your meal preparations! 

The first spice feature of this new "Spice Rack" series is Cinnamon

The second spice feature, is Nutmeg

The third spice feature, is Tumeric

SNA Webinars

 

webinar

Visit SNA ‘s webinar page to access current and past webinars, and keep updated and current on school nutrition topics.  The webpage also provides a link to subscribe to email newsletters.  It’s important to always keep current with the industry, anyway that you can.

Visit SNA Webinar Website:
www.schoolnutrition.org/webinars/


School Nutrition Specialist (SNS) Credentialing

SNA established the School Nutrition Specialist (SNS) Credentialing Program in 1997 to enhance the professional image of school nutrition professionals, elevate professional standards and enhance individual performance.

The SNS Credential is a mark of excellence and achievement that reflects what it takes to manage school nutrition programs in today’s challenging climate. The SNS Credentialing Exam evaluates candidates’ knowledge and skills required to perform specific job activities related to managing or directing school nutrition programs.

For More Information:
http://www.schoolnutrition.org/Content.aspx?id=132


SNA Certification

With the Professional Standards requirement from USDA, it’s more important than ever to invest in school nutrition training and education. Getting your Certificate in School Nutrition from SNA will give an official recognition for professional development hours earned.

Earning your Certificate in School Nutrition will:

  • Provide a career ladder you can use to advance in the field
  • Add credibility to your position and to your school’s program
  • Enhance your professional image with supervisors, parents, and administrators
  • Stay current on the latest issues and solutions related to your job