This is way over the top and just insane. A 14 year-old Houston middle-schooler tried to pay for her lunch with a $2 bill. The marker that verifies non-counterfeit bills
An eighth grader in Texas was investigated by her school for forgery after attempting to buy chicken nuggets at lunch with a $2 bill. Officials at Christa McAuliffee Middle School in Houston confiscated the bill. "I went to the lunch line, and they said my $2 bill was fake," Danesiah Neal said. Show More Summary
A Wisconsin school district will no longer have a lease on a public park where students gather for a weekly Bible study event known as the "Jesus Lunch."
A Texas eighth grader who used a $2 bill her grandmother gave her to buy school lunch last year found herself in the police's office.Danesiah Neal only wanted to buy some chicken nuggets at Christa McAuliffe Middle School in Houston,...Show More Summary
Congressional Republicans' recent history on school meals for low-income children is deeply unfortunate -- and it's getting a little worse.
A couple weeks ago, we were talking about the "Jesus Lunches" in the Middleton, Wisconsin park next to the high school. I'd said:The district superintendent and the high school principal in Middleton, Wisconsin are trying to end this...Show More Summary
One morning as we hustled around the house getting ready for school, my son asked, "Mom, why can't we wear hats in school?" As I grabbed our lunches and bags I answered, "Oh...I think it's sort of a sign of disrespect." But after working for six years as an elementary substitute teacher, I know the reason we don't wear hats in school. Show More Summary
I read something in the news today about Norwegian whaling and it reminded me of my ALT days, and school lunches. More specifically,...... the first time whale meat turned up on the school lunch menu. I was blissfully ignorant to it....Show More Summary
A New York City high school senior explains how she was bullied and taunted for being eligible for free school lunch. Universal free school lunch could end the stigma.
Getting out of the house to school in the morning with three kids is a challenge. "Come down here." "Is that shirt clean?" "Did you eat breakfast?" "You forgot your lunch!" But once we climb into the van, there is a tradition I began years ago that carries on. Show More Summary
Lynette Mundey was one of at least six GAO employees convicted of illegally obtaining free or reduced-price school lunches.
Here’s what we know. If Melania Trump becomes the next first lady…you can BET she won’t be messing with our child’s school lunch and she most definitely won’t be engaging
CMPD and CMS police are currently looking for a suspect in a robbery that happened near Hidden Valley Elementary School this morning. Police say a parent of a student was robbed just after 10 a.m.…
The new standard would revoke eligibility for 7,022 schools serving 3.4 million students. The post House Republicans Want To Cut Free School Lunch Programs appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Lance Bass remembers the cafeteria food at his elementary school in Mississippi. "Our school lunches were absolutely terrible. It was like a greasy slice of pizza and that was it." What bothers him even more is that he has no memories of the lush farmland that surrounded his small hometown of Clinton. Show More Summary
What do two academics gossip about over lunch? Well, if they're played by Maya Rudolph and Greta Gerwig — as they are in Rebecca Miller's new film Maggie's Plan, out May 20 — then they dish about what a "panty-melter" Ethan Hawke is, as you or I might. But hearing ... More »
Source: My Fox AtlantaThe green houses at Benjamin E Mays High School are teaching students the science of hydropic agriculture. They grow fish and use the fish waste as fertilizer to feed the plants. In turn the leafy greens and spices are sent to 83 Atlanta Public School lunchrooms for consumption by the children. Show More Summary
We’ll host open threads here tonight for MSNBC’s hour-long town halls with the two Democratic presidential candidates. At 5 PM PT, Chris Hayes will moderate the town hall with Sen. Bernie Sanders. At 6 PM PT, Rachel Maddow will moderate...Show More Summary
Gateways to Better Education helps public schools teach about the important contribution the Bible and Christianity make to the world. Eric Buehrer is the president and founder. School officials in Middleton, Wisconsin, are upset at a group of moms who are eating lunch with their high school children and their friends. Show More Summary