The California Professional Nutrition Education and Training (Cal-Pro-NET) network is a collaborative effort between the California Department of Education and institutions of higher learning that represent the three public college systems in the state.
Cal-Pro-NET serves as a statewide resource for professional development and training to help school nutrition personnel meet the program requirements for serving nutritious school meals. The UC Davis Center for Nutrition in Schools is designated as the Cal-Pro-NET Center representing the University of California system, providing training and resource materials targeted mainly to established school nutrition directors, nutrition education specialists, and school administrators.
More information about professional development and training opportunities is available.
Training materials and curricula are available.
Below are links to external sites with content that may be of use to individuals seeking information about Cal-Pro-NET.
- Healthy Meals Resource System Child Nutrition Resources (Outside Source)
- Team Nutrition Resources for School Nutrition Professionals (Outside Source)
- Current USDA Recipes for Schools (Outside Source)
- Full list of external resources relevant to nutrition in schools