"... whenever she saw someone eating lunch alone, she would invite them to join her friends at their table. She knew that by saying 'sit with us,' she protected other children from becoming untouchable. 'Each time, the person’s face would light up, and the look of relief would wash over [it],' she says. Show More Summary
Excited about our new #sharetable at school! 20 unwanted items were left in the share basket today for another student enjoy! #childhunger #schoolnutrition #nourishfuelgrow A post shared by Angela Thomas Cunningham (@wuhanmommy) on Sep...Show More Summary
One school system in Maryland relaxes its rules as the devices become ubiquitous.
Remember the weird quirks that came along with school lunches our parents or guardians used to pack for us? While we’re sure
A preschool in New York City is under investigation after a three-year-old boy died after he reportedly had an allergic reaction to a grilled cheese sandwich he was served for lunch. ABC reports that an employee at the Seventh Avenue...Show More Summary
While the kids ate breakfast, I made their school lunches. My older daughter gets bologna and American cheese on Wonder Bread with a can of Hi-C, a Hunt's Snack Pack and a Twinkie.
A kinesiology and community health professor's analysis suggests that nationwide expansion of a program in New York City schools that encouraged children to consume water with their lunches could reduce child and adult obesity rates in the US significantly, saving billions in medical costs and other expenses over children's lifetimes.
The finale of Teen Mom 2 ended with the most explosive fight of the season! Briana DeJesus and her baby daddy Devoin Austin got into a blowout fight while out to lunch to celebrate their daughter’s first day of school. The argument started when Austin revealed to her family that he is currently working two Read More
A Florida high school has decided to separate students by their academic performance and absences during lunch, upsetting many students and their parents. The program was introduced in the beginning of the school year, with the goal of providing incentives to students who were “on-track” to graduate. Students at Hudson High School who have a […]
Most kids go to school about 180 days each year, which means you’re packing 180 lunches—or more, if you have multiple children. It’s natural about this time of year for old routines to get stale—for parents and kids. Luckily, there are plenty of healthy and delicious Primal lunch choices for kids. Show More Summary
When it comes to addressing social injustice, food is both the message and the medium. From ingredient sourcing and labor practices to school lunch policies and professional kitchen culture, the many working parts of our food system offer entree into understanding a scope of issues affecting vulnerable...
The Florida first-grader didn’t understand that bringing a butter knife to lunch would get her in trouble with the school. She was suspended under the school’s nondiscretionary discipline policy for possession of “dangerous items.” “We’re...Show More Summary
When we send our kids to school, we want them to receive the best education. Having a healthy lunch to eat is a big part of that. But, if you choose to buy convenience packages of snacks and desserts as well as lunch meat, sack lunches...Show More Summary
An Alaskan teen wants to save uneaten food from school lunches for hungry students.
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) Disrupting sleep-wake cycles from a predominantly daytime to a delayed eating lifestyle, -- i.e., skipping breakfast and making lunch the first meal of the day, plus eating late dinner,...Show More Summary
Officials at Florida's Maude Saunders Elementary School suspended a first-grade student for bringing a dangerous weapon to school. A butter knife. They discovered the weapon when the girl used it at lunch.
Melania Trump is stepping up her anti-bullying initiative on Monday by visiting a Detroit middle school. She’ll make good on her platform when she joins some Michigan students who are participating in “No One Eats Alone Day.” The first...Show More Summary
The beloved cafeteria manager’s memory is being honored through a crowdfunding campaign that’s raised enough money to erase the school lunch debt for every child in the St. Paul Public Schools.
Philando Castile was known as “Mr. Phil” to the students at J.J. Hill Montessori Magnet in St. Paul, Minnesota, where he worked as a nutrition services supervisor. Last month, more than one year after Officer Jeronimo Yanez shot and killed Castile during a traffic stop, Pamela Fergus, a psychology professor at a community college in […]
The celebrated Chez Panisse founder will not rest until every kid in America has a free, sustainably grown, delicious school lunch. When I spoke with Alice Waters, we didn’t focus on her famed restaurant, Chez Panisse, or her profound impact on the way we eat today, starting with the concept of farm to table. Show More Summary