News Archive

A message from the School Food Plan office

As the School Food Plan Office came to a close yesterday, 31st March 2016, we wanted to update you on the exciting future and also say a personal thank you to everyone we have worked with over the past...

1 Apr 2016

New training resource for all school staff

Over 40 expert organisations have come together, to produce a free training resource to help all school staff understand the importance of a good school food culture and to support them to deliver improvements in pupil health and wellbeing....

17 Mar 2016

School Food Plan & National Governors’ Association publish new guidance

Guidance to support governors champion a whole school approach to food and healthy eating.

18 Jan 2016

Annual Update Published

Check out the new interactive pages to read about the amazing work happening to improve school food culture and food education. 

15 Jan 2016

Latest update from Ofsted highlights School Food Plan resources to inspectors

The update from Ofsted highlights how the School Food Plan and resources are relevant to inspectors' assessment of how schools are supporting pupils to keep themselves healthy, including through making informed choices about healthy eating.

5 Jan 2016

New healthy eating teaching resources coming soon!

Look out for Change4Life’s new healthy eating teaching resources arriving with a School Fruit and Veg Scheme (SFVS) delivery in January or early February. Developed by educational experts, these curriculum-linked resources encourage pupils to become Food Detectives and to...

30 Dec 2015

School Garden Grants

October saw the launch of the brilliant School Garden Grants scheme, a partnership between the Mayor of London and Whole Kids Foundation. There is a whopping £42,000 on offer for local schools in the two flagship boroughs to develop new...

21 Dec 2015

Food Flagship Newsletter – December 2015

Take a look to find out more about the brilliant work that is underway to revolutionise the local food environment in our two Food Flagship boroughs.

17 Dec 2015

Teacher Training Update – December 2015

After listening to your views we have now agreed the next steps to improve all teachers’ understanding of good food, good food education and the wider impacts on pupil health and well-being. Read more about it here

17 Dec 2015

Teacher Training Update – November 2015

Following the successful launch of materials to support head-teachers, we are now working to develop new training provisions for teachers at all stages of their career development.

12 Nov 2015