Going Public with the School Lunch Menu

Now parents can see the nutritional content of what their children are eating at school, as some districts are going public with the school lunch menu online. In Poudre School District in Colorado, parents will be able to see the nutrition facts and access a database...

Banning Chocolate Milk from Schools

The intention behind banning chocolate milk from schools was a good one.  School officials reasoned that children would consume less sugar and make healthy choices as an alternative.  However, the ban had unintended consequences. Because of the need to combat...

What Is Your School Cafeteria Serving For Lunch?

Is your school cafeteria serving the 26 ingredient school lunch burger? Thiamine mononitrate, disodium inosinate, pyridoxine hydrochloride… Why are these hard-to-pronounce ingredients added to everything from a burger served in schools to veggie burgers in the...