school lunches

Agriculture Sec. Rolls Back School Nutrition Standards – Gives New Meaning To ‘Let’s Move’ (VIDEO)

Agriculture Sec. Rolls Back School Nutrition Standards – Gives New Meaning To ‘Let’s Move’ (VIDEO)

It’s starting to appear as though the Trump administration’s primary objective is to erase any legacy the first Black President of the United States took eight years to build. From a slew of executive orders rolling back regulations regarding the environment, healthcare, immigration, and national security, to cabinet appointees obviously sent to dismantle the departments they were […]

‘His Eyes Welled Up With Tears’ — Cafeteria Worker Resigns After Being Forced To Take Food From Broke Child (VIDEO)

‘His Eyes Welled Up With Tears’ — Cafeteria Worker Resigns After Being Forced To Take Food From Broke Child (VIDEO)

We should be doing everything possible to stop all variations of shaming, but instead we’re adding more shamefulness to the list. “Lunch shaming” is a thing now, and it might be the most heartbreaking form of shaming we have seen. Former cafeteria employee Stacy Koltiska quit her job at Wylandville Elementary just a few weeks into the […]

School Resorts To Public Shaming To Force Parents To Pay Up (VIDEO)

School Resorts To Public Shaming To Force Parents To Pay Up (VIDEO)

Jon Bivens’ son came home from school one day this week with a stamp on his arm. He didn’t think anything of it; he just thought it was a class activity. Upon further inspection, Dad found the stamp actually said, “I Need Lunch Money.” This is the stamp. It’s not small: The kids at his school […]

Photos Of School Lunches From 45 Countries Around The World

Photos Of School Lunches From 45 Countries Around The World

We’ve come a long way with school lunches for kids in the U.S. but I think most children tend to simply eat what’s put before them, even if they complain. School lunches were so bad when I was a kid that my first step in activism was in the fourth grade when I and a […]