*** MEDIA ADVISORY ***
DATE: April 12, 2013
TIME: 8:45 and 10:45 a.m.
WHAT: Nutrition Talk and Breakfast Demo
WHERE: Hadley Elementary School, 21 River Rd., Hadley
All week, University of Massachusetts Amherst nutrition students in assistant professor Lorraine Cordeiro’s nutrition education class will visit preschool and elementary school classrooms to talk about how important it is for young people to eat healthy foods. Healthy diets are critical to positive learning outcomes, Cordeiro says. Hadley Elementary School students, teachers, aides, staff, and parents have been supportive of introducing more nutrition activities in the classroom.