Education Sessions

See the possibilities at #ANC2020 with all the experts in school nutrition and the best training in one place!

With more than 120 education sessions, you'll earn 13 CEUs or training hours for Professional Standards in the four Key Areas of Nutrition, Operations, Administration and Communications & Marketing. Deep dive into every topic from the nuts and bolts of K-12 school foodservice to cutting-edge ideas in the school nutrition segment today.

All the traditional education formats will be back at ANC including 60-minute sessions and general sessions. Be sure to check out popular 30-minute Ideas@Work Sessions, Membership Section Meetings, Roundtable sessions, Pre-Conference Workshops and #OpenSpace. New this year, SNA is introducing three exciting Game-Changer Sessions!

Education Highlights

Game Changer Sessions
Somewhere between a grand general session and an education session, new this year, ANC 2020 is introducing three Game Changer Sessions! These exciting sessions will have the intimacy and information of an education session, but can accommodate larger audiences, enabling more interaction and learning. The focus of these new sessions this year is on leadership and communication, with an emphasis on diversity and inclusion and boosting communication skills. Learn more about #ANC2020 Game Changer Sessions.

Ideas@Work
These popular 30-minute fast-paced learning sessions are focused on singular innovations with all new topics for #ANC2020. Trace the path of a big idea from concept to implementation, identifying the steps to put the idea to work in your operation. Sponsored by Tyson Foods. 

#OpenSpace: Social Learning
Something on your mind? We’ve got you covered! Use the ANC mobile app to discover topics being discussed at the conference. The goal of #OpenSpace is to informally exchange ideas and short best practices in 20- to 30-minute intervals.

Roundtable Sessions
We hear you! Sometimes, the best type of learning takes place in more informal conversations. New for #ANC2020 are opportunities to participate in roundtable discussions on hot topics led by the experts. You’ll enjoying learning while networking with your peers from across the country in a more informal environment with NO POWERPOINT presentations.

Membership Section Meetings
Taking place Sunday, July 12-Tuesday, July 14, these special meetings allow peers from districts and schools all over the country to come together to discuss challenges and solutions for school nutrition programs. Take a look at what’s planned for this year’s Membership Section Meetings.

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Arlington, VA 22206
servicecenter@schoolnutrition.org  

Tel (703) 824-3000
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