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Document Number: 4238

Even Students Are What They Eat PDF - This article is an overview of the issues and challenges many states face with setting school nutrition policy, as well as examples of how states are addressing the problem. Thirty-six states either have their own legislative requirements related to the School Breakfast Program or provide state funds for school breakfasts. In addition, some states are setting nutrition standards for all foods or beverages made available on school premises during the school day. (Kathy Christie, "Stateline," Phi Delta Kappan, January 2003. Reprinted with permission.)...
Author: Kathy Christie
Publication: Kappan
Publisher: Phi Delta Kappan


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