Spicing Up School Lunches

A new spice lab is spicing up school lunches, and encouraging children to pick their flavors and make healthy choices. In Cassia County, the spice lab is available to every school in the district.  It is set up at the end of the food line on a small table. “It helps...

Lunchtime STEM Lab

A lunchtime STEM lab is serving up technology and robotics along with sandwiches at one junior high school. At Woodcrest Junior High in Ontario, California, the popular lunchtime activity attracts up to 30 kids at a time. They range from special education to honors...

Kids Choose More Vegetables In the Lunch Line

A new study has found that kids choose more vegetables in the lunch line than when the salad bar is away from the line. “We were surprised, not that there was a difference in amounts of fruits and vegetables that students took and consumed, but by the size of the...