Get the FAACTs about Food Allergies in Schools

On Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The School Nutrition Association (SNA), in partnership with the National Peanut Board, hosted a free webinar, titled “Get the FAACTs about Food Allergies in Schools.” Webinar participants learned the difference between the facts and myths of food allergies, as well as allergy management strategies for their K-12 school meal program.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the webinar, the participants will be able to:

  1. Gain an understanding of the facts about food allergies
  2. Learn to apply these facts to the k-12 foodservice environment
  3. Learn to distinguish between fact and fiction with regard to food allergy myths and misconceptions.

1 CEU will be available to SNA members.


Eleanor Garrow-Holding
Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Connection Team (FAACT)

Gitta Grether-Sweeney
School Nutrition Director
Portland Public Schools

Earning CEUs

Please note: This webinar aired before USDA Professional Standards released in July 2015 and does not require the completion a quiz. Due to the absence of the quiz component, please follow the steps below to obtain 1 SNA CEU:

  • Download and view the webinar from the Resources menu below.
  • Download and review the PowerPoint slides used in webinar.
  • After watching the webinar in its entirety, print your CEU certificate by clicking here and save for your records.


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