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Universal Infant Free School Meals (UFISMs) in the South East

The Children and Families Bill places a legal duty on state-funded schools in England, including academies and free schools, to offer a free school lunch to all pupils in… 1,527 more words

East Sussex

Side Vegetables Get a Makeover in High Schools!

Each day the students in Pittsburgh high schools are offered several different raw vegetable choices. Students are required to take at least one fruit or  178 more words

School Meals

The chips are down but not out of the new school food standards

Today’s post comes from Paul Aagard, director of Recipe for Change, who have provided TheSchoolBus with excellent guidance on the implementation of universal infant free school meals. 998 more words

Policy

First lady bucks GOP on school lunch rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — First ladies typically avoid getting into public scraps, but Michelle Obama has jumped into perhaps her biggest battle yet.

She’s fighting a House Republican effort to soften a central part of her prized anti-childhood obesity campaign and says she’s ready “to fight until the bitter end.” 939 more words

Community

Michelle Obama Fights House Republicans On School Lunch Rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — First ladies typically avoid getting into public scraps, but Michelle Obama has jumped into perhaps her biggest battle yet.

She’s fighting a House Republican effort to soften a central part of her prized anti-childhood obesity campaign and she says she’s ready “to fight until the bitter end.” 797 more words

News

Peace plan for war-torn Mali needs school meals

As we try to build peace in the African nation of Mali, there is one area we cannot overlook: food for children. Mali has been devastated by the war in the northern part of the country.

Read more at Examiner.

Global Hunger

New Changes to School Breakfast

Kicking off in the upcoming school year 2014-2015, school cafeterias will now offer more fruit at breakfast. The United States Department of Agriculture recognizes the importance of eating more fruit and vegetables and will now require cafeterias to offer at least 1 cup of fruit every morning at breakfast. 45 more words

School Meals