Food Allergy Safe School | Innovation Academy Las Vegas We have written before about what led us to develop Innovation Academy Las Vegas as a Montessori-based elementary school. Our goal was not only to provide an encouraging, student-focused environment, but also a school free of food allergens. After two years of careful planning, research, and… Continue reading A Food Allergy Safe School Goes Beyond the Classroom
Innovation Academy Las Vegas Montessori | Food Allergy Free Campus New Technology Makes Dining Out Safe! MIT has designed a fast, accurate way to analyze food for gluten and peanut. It is called the NIMA Sensor, and is a simple and portable tool that makes it easy for people with severe food allergies to dine… Continue reading New Peanut and Gluten Tester | Food Allergy Free Campus Las Vegas
Food Allergy Safe Elementary School | Innovation Academy Las Vegas Understanding Peanut Allergies Peanut allergies, and nut allergies in general, continue to be all around us. Especially for those of us with school age children. If your child does not have a nut allergy, it is likely that someone in their class does. Understanding peanut… Continue reading All You Need to Know About Peanut Allergies
Food Allergy Safe Elementary School | Innovation Academy Las Vegas Food Allergy Safe Halloween Supported by the Teal Pumpkin Project More and more children are being diagnosed with food allergies. These can range from being a relative inconvenience, to being life-threatening. It is important that our communities work to learn about them, so that these… Continue reading Do You Know What Teal Pumpkins Mean?
Food Allergy Safe school | Innovation Academy LV A few helpful tips to manage Thanksgiving when your child has severe food allergies Did you know that Innovation Academy is the ONLY Las Vegas elementary school that is a 100% food allergy safe school? We believe that a child with a severe food allergy shouldn’t have… Continue reading Thanksgiving with Food Allergies
Food Allergy Safe school | Innovation Academy Families with Severe Food Allergies: You Don’t Have to Compromise Safety for School! My third child- a beautiful, feisty little red head girl, was diagnosed with an airborne peanut allergy on her first birthday. The first thing our doctor told us was that she would never be able… Continue reading Finally, a food-allergy safe elementary!
Food Allergy Safe | Innovation Academy Innovation Academy is the food-allergy safe school that Las Vegas needs According to the CDC, food allergies affect 4-6% of children in the U.S., and is increasing at alarming rates. While that may seem like a small percentage of students, it is estimated that at least 88% of schools… Continue reading Food Allergy Safe Schooling | Have a Kid with Food Allergies?? THEN THIS IS A MUST READ!