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9/19/19 In La Crosse school gardens, future teachers see chance to grow LaCrosse Tribune
7/16/18 School lunches inspire hunt for no-blend smoothies, pea butter at ANC 2018 Las Vegas Review Journal
2/5/19 Snow days can mean no food for many students. One county in Kentucky solves that. Lexington Herald-Leader
2/28/19 Commentary: The latest threat to national security? Salty school lunches Madison.com
10/5/20 Regional, local schools finding healthy, local options for lunch programs Mankato Free Press
3/10/20 One district ends buffet-style meals, salad bars as coronavirus precaution Mass Live
7/9/19 Obesity may put young people at risk of anxiety, depression Medical News Today
10/19/20 CDC: Nearly 20% of U.S. Kids Don't Get Breakfast MedPage Today
7/21/19 Make nutrition fun for children this summer Miami Times
9/11/18 Why physical literacy matters for our students Middle Web
8/27/18 Middle School English teacher brainstorms ways to incorporate movement into classes MiddleWeb
5/22/19 How Movement and Exercise Help Kids Learn Mindshift/KQED
2/24/20 Both moms and dads need to model healthy eating, researchers say Minn Post
3/4/20 Kids take in more calories from post-game snacks than they burn during their sports games, study finds Minn Post
2/28/19 Schools add healthy, local to the menu -- and some kids eat it up Minnesota Public Radio
12/20/18 A seasonal reminder: Winter break doesn’t equate to celebration and relaxation for all students MinnPost
1/8/19 University of Minnesota study links adversity in early life to childhood obesity MinnPost
2/6/19 Obesity-related cancers on the rise among young adults, study finds MinnPost
2/28/19 ‘Worldly cuisine’: Roseville schools to serve more diverse lunches MinnPost
4/1/19 Breakfast After the Bell will serve up student success MinnPost
5/23/19 Increasing exercise helps teens fall asleep earlier and stay asleep longer, study finds MinnPost
11/14/18 Zucchini everywhere: School-grown produce teaches students to eat their veggies MPR
7/24/20 In Reversal, Trump Says Schools In Coronavirus Hot Spots Should Delay Reopening National Public Radio
9/9/20 'Children Are Going Hungry': Why Schools Are Struggling To Feed Students National Public Radio
7/10/19 Hunger takes no summer break: When school's out, the challenge is how to feed more kids NBC News
1/25/19 What an ongoing government shutdown could mean for school lunches NBC2 News
7/24/18 30 million children rely on free school lunch. Where do they eat when school’s out? New Food Economy
5/30/19 30 million children rely on free school lunch. Where do they eat when school’s out? New Food Economy
7/11/19 Why does participation in the federal summer meals program keep dropping? New Food Economy
10/1/20 Schools revamp meal programs during COVID-19 to curb childhood hunger, with potential to fix long-term problems New Mexico in Depth
8/30/19 Helping Children to Learn to Eat Well New York Times
2/10/20 Why Are You Still Packing Lunch for Your Kids? New York Times
3/12/20 Coronavirus Resources: Teaching, Learning and Thinking Critically New York Times
4/20/20 Schools Transform Into ‘Relief’ Kitchens, but Federal Aid Fails to Keep Up New York Times
4/30/20 Endless Summer Puts Homebound Kids at Risk for Weight Gain New York Times
7/30/20 What Back to School Might Look Like in the Age of Covid-19 New York Times
9/24/20 How to Tame Your Snack Monster New York Times
10/30/20 Are ‘Kidfluencers’ Making Our Kids Fat? New York Times
11/16/20 Helping Children With Anxiety in the Pandemic New York Times
12/11/18 SD school district opens donation option on lunch platform Newscenter 1 Rapid City
11/22/19 Students Who Eat Breakfast Perform Better on Standardized Tests, Study Finds Newsweek
5/7/20 Children are going hungry without school meals - and it doesn't have to be this way Newsweek
2/10/20 New Report Shows Breakfast After the Bell Can Significantly Reduce Chronic Absenteeism No Kid Hungry
3/20/20 Relief Grants Available to School Food Authorities No Kid Hungry
10/1/20 The Longest Summer; Childhood Hunger in the Wake of Coronavirus No Kid Hungry
6/12/18 Female teens, young women get less exercise than male counterparts NPR
2/22/20 Food Fight: How 2 Trump Proposals Could Bite Into School Lunch NPR
3/13/20 States Begin Widespread School Closures To Fight Coronavirus NPR
3/24/20 Schools Race To Feed Students Amid Coronavirus Closures NPR
7/20/19 If We All Ate Enough Fruits And Vegetables, There'd Be Big Shortages NPR "The Salt" blog

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“Kids love the food. They are so fascinated, so excited for the menu. They like that they have different choices for foods and veggies. Even the staff love the food.”
Fardos Jama : Minnesota International Middle School