With threats looming to both food stamps and the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act, providing students with healthy meals never more critical
Children who lack access to healthy food options — at home and in schools — have a more difficult time learning. Kids who are hungry or not well nourished are more likely to have trouble focusing, exhibit behavioral problems, and struggle academically. We see this in classrooms and schools across the country, and for students...
By Kristin Groos Richmond and Cynthia Muller | February 18, 2020