Type:

Article/Essay, Other

Description:

This link will take you to an article from Reuters. Sample quote: "The U.S. government spends about $11.7 billion a year on school programs that provide lunch for over 30 million children and breakfast for more than 10 million -- but has not updated nutritional standards and meal requirements since 1995."

Subjects:

  • Educational Technology > General
  • Health > General
  • Information & Media Literacy > General
  • Social Studies > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Professional Education & Development
  • Higher Education
  • Graduate
  • Undergraduate-Upper Division
  • Undergraduate-Lower Division
  • Special Education

Keywords:

food

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
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Gwennebrask Denver
March 30, 2011

Very helpful for my unit on food justice. However, information is 2 years out of date. Would be good to show students how quickly issues change yet remain important over time. I've included link to more recent article:
http://www.reuters.com/article/2010/08/02/us-usa-obama-idUSTRE6710DS20100802

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