October 30, 2014 in Uncategorized
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February 21, 2014 in Uncategorized
WINDOM â A majority of public school districts in Minnesota deny hot lunch â or any lunch in some cases â to children who canât afford it.
In a survey released last week by Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid, 46 Minnesota school districts told Mid-Mi…continue reading on dglobe.com
April 7, 2013 in The Daily Republic
At the private school, there was no cafeteria; there was a dining room. Every day at noon, we dined at big round tables. We sat on chairs, not benches. The adult at the table led the conversation. Continue Reading
March 14, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
Proposed legislation moving through the state Legislature would require that students who qualify for reduced-price lunches be provided with lunch at school regardless of the status of their lunch account. Continue Reading
December 8, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
WASHINGTON The Agriculture Department is responding to criticism over new school lunch rules by allowing more grains and meat in kids’ meals. Continue Reading
November 9, 2012 in The Daily Republic
It makes no sense for public schools to offer an allegedly healthy lunch menu that students won’t eat. It makes even less sense to assume younger students will be “educated” and therefore embrace a dull-as-sawdust menu when they enter middle school and high school.
November 7, 2012 in The Daily Republic
WASHINGTON Rep. Kristi Noem joined House Committee on Education and the Workforce Chairman John Kline, R-Minn., and Representative Phil Roe, M.D., R-Tenn., in requesting a Government Accountability Office (GAO) study on the new school lunch standards that are being implemented for the first time this year.