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Serving Students School Meals During COVID-19

March 18, 2020

All COVID-19 related webinars are available to both members and non-members.


Watch this webinar which discussed  SNA, USDA and FRAC latest updates on guidelines for serving students school meals when schools are closed or dismissed. School nutrition operators will also provide practical ideas for how they are working to provide meals to students working with their communities, state agencies, and other partners. 

*Note: Further USDA waivers have become available since this recording. Visit here for the latest waiver information:

Successful completion of the webinar and quiz is awarded 1 SNA CEU or 1 CPEU for RDNs/NDTRs.

  1. Promote nutrition programs to address issues of food insecurity.
  2. Collaborate with community partners and stakeholders to feed at-risk students.
  3. Implement programs based on the assessed needs, values, beliefs, limitations, and strengths of the population.
SNA CEUs: 1.0
Key Area 3: Administration
Key Topic 3200: Program Management
Sub Topic 3240: Emergency Plans

CPEUs for RDNs and NDTRs
Activity Number: 154517

Suggested Performance Indicators
12.1.1 Promotes nutrition programs and resources to address issues of food security, nutritional health and overall health and wellness.
12.1.3 Collaborates with community partners and stakeholders in promoting nutritional health and disease prevention.
12.4.2 Collaborates with community partners to implement programs based on the assessed needs, values, beliefs, limitations and strengths of the population.

Suggested Learning Need Codes
  • 8110: School foodservice
CPE Level: 2,3
SNA CDR Provider Number: AM007

Please note that you have the option to submit an evaluation on the quality of this conference directly to the Commission of Dietetic Registration. Email contact:

SNA CEUs and CPEUs are awarded after the successful completion of the post webinar quiz.

PowerPoint Presentation (PDF)
Cincinnati COVID-19 Plans (Word)
Cincinnati Posters (Word)
Cincinnati Hygienic Zoning (Word)
Cincinnati Time Control Log (Word)
Waterford Food Safety Note for Parents (Word)
Waterford School Closure Count Form (PDF)

FRAC - Ensuring Access to Child Nutrition Programs in the Event of School Closures
FRAC - Meeting Students’ Nutritional Needs During a Pandemic A Resource for School Superintendents
FRAC - School Districts Serving Meals During COVID-19 School Closures
Map: Coronavirus and School Closures