WELLNESS IN THE SCHOOLS

creating healthier places in which to learn

Selected Press and Support


Press

2015

American WayFood for Thought

USDA Blog: A Case Study in Wellness at PS 145- Supporting Schools and Supporting Nutrition Standards

Wall Street Journal: Upscale Dining in School Cafeterias

Fox 5: Food and Kids 

The Atlantic: How to Cook a Real Chicken Nugget (and why)

CBS News: Give a Kid a Knife and He May Eat More Carrots

Examiner: An exclusive look at Wellness in the Schools: Inspiring healthy habits for kids

NBA Brooklyn Nets: Nets to Team with Wellness in the Schools Coach for Kids Program

The Village Voice: Handle With Care: Bill Telepan’s Success Has Been in Building Community

 

2014

The Miami Herald: Child Wellness Expert Visits Coral Gables

Edible Manhattan: To Learn About Food, Chipotle Takes Gotham Students to the Source

Manhattan Media, Datebook: Feeding a Need

National Farm to School Network: First Graders Don’t Care Much About Michelin Stars

CBS Miami: Trend Tracker Talks Kids Fitness with Nancy Easton

The Daily MealWellness in Our Schools: What Parents Can Do

 

2013

Vegan Health & FitnessPower Play

NJ.com: Steve Weatherford Diary 

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution: WITS Celebrates Food Day with Seasonal Greens

 

2012

Wall Street Journal: Turning the Lunch Tables

Food & Wine Magazine: Star Chefs' Dream Recipes

JWM Magazine, Marriott publications: Dynamic Duos, Bill Telepan and Nancy Easton

 

2009-2011

Chicago Tribune, Health: Remedial eating, 2011: Many school cafeterias need a nutritional makeover

USA Today, Kids' Health Fall/Winter Edition, 2011:Wellness in the Schools

Chef Ann Cooper's The Lunch Box: Lunchbox Heroes Nancy Easton and Bill Telepan of Wellness in the Schools

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution: WITS Kicks Off The 2011-2012 School Year With Exciting News! 

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution:Nancy and Bill named as Food Revolution Heroes 

NBC Health Blog: "Food Labs" Teach Healthy Eating to NYC Kids

Wall Street Journal:Promoting Healthy Eating 

NY Times: Putting Nutrition at the head of the School Lunch Line 

NBC/Feast: Ask the Experts: Bill Telepan Weighs in on School Lunch Developments 

New York Times Blog: Turning on the Stoves in City Schools 

Edible Manhattan: What the kids are eating


    Letters of Support

    First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama

    Kirsten E. Gillibrand, United States Senator for New York

    Daniel O'Donnell, New York State Assembly Member of 69th District

    Gale A. Brewer, New York City Council Member of 6th District

    Brad Lander, New York City Council Member of 39th District

    Eric Goldstein, CEO Nutrition and Transportation, Office of SchoolFood NYCDOE

    Principal Maureen Guido, PS/MS 278 NYC

    Principal Maria Nunziata, PS130 NYC