STOP spraying toxic pesticides on school property, playgrounds and in buildings, and convert to integrated pest management practices.
KICK junk foods and junk food ads out of our schools.
START converting school lunches to healthier menus, using locally grown and/or organic and transition to organic ingredients (no pesticides, antibiotics, hormones, irradiation or genetically engineered ingredients). Offer vegetarian options.
TEACH kids about healthy food choices and sustainable agriculture through school garden projects and curriculum materials.
Ecological Sustainability, Children's Environmental Health and K-12 Education in the US.
Works to prevent the commercial culture from exploiting children and subverting the higher values of family, community, environmental integrity and democracy.
Kid Stuff CHOW
Gives suggestions for better school foods & nutrition information geared toward children.
Connecting farmers and consumers through marketing, trade, and education
Center for Ecoliteracy/ Berkeley Unified School District Project
Science in the Public Interest
Nonprofit education and advocacy organization that focuses on improving the safety and nutritional quality of our food supply and on reducing the carnage caused by alcoholic beverages.
A nonprofit environmental coalition of over fifty organizations located in Southern California committed to the health and safety of children, teachers, staff and community members who reside near school sites.
for Integrated Agricultural Systems
This organization has done an enormous amount of work regarding institutional markets for sustainable agricultural products. It s a great site to find out what other people have gone through to get their products into institutions.
Safe-schools media pack (Word Doc)
US Government Fact Sheet: Children's Pesticide Exposure via Food Products