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Incorporating Nutrition Into Your Curriculum

Incorporating Nutrition into your Curriculum

Incorporating Nutrition into your Curriculum Assistant Clinical Professor of Nutrition Katie Ferraro, MPH, RD, CDE, discusses the lack of formal nutrition education for K-12 students and how you can incorporate nutrition into your curriculum. Interest in food, nutrition and wellness is at an all time …
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Dispelling Nutrition Myths

Dispelling Nutrition Myths Katie Ferraro, MPH, RD, CDE What is it about nutrition that makes everyone think they’re an expert? Perhaps it’s the fact that we all eat, so in some way, we are all an authority on certain aspects of food. …
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Determining Reliable Nutrition Information

Determining Reliable Nutrition Information Katie Ferraro, MPH, RD, CDE How do you get students to stop believing “stuff” they read on the internet? Before taking a nutrition science class, most students’ exposure to nutrition information has been incorrect, misleading, or false material …
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Online Tools for Nutrition Education

Bringing Nutrition to Life With Interactive Online Tools Katie Ferraro, MPH, RD, CDE Regardless of your area of teaching expertise, most educators would agree that a student’s likelihood of mastering a new subject is cemented in the earliest weeks of a class. …
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