Overcoming the obstacles
- Trench Town primary students get breakfast. // Hot Calaloo;Jun2011, p10
The article offers information on a breakfast program launched by the Professional Jamaicans for Jamaica at the Trench Town Primary School in Kingston.
- Study links breakfast to good grades. // Christian Science Monitor;12/5/2000, Vol. 93 Issue 8, p14
Reports on a study which reveals that schools in the United States which offer breakfasts to students reported higher math scores and lower absenteeism.
- START SCHOOL WITH BREAKFAST. // NEA Today;Winter2012, p75
The article discusses a report about school breakfast services entitled "Start School with Breakfast: A Guide to Increasing Breakfast Participation," by the National Education Association's (NEA) Health Information Network (HIN), available online at www.neahin.org/startschoolwithbreakfast.
- IN KLEIN, TX: Classroom b'fast attracts students. // FoodService Director;2/15/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p6
Reports on the breakfast program being administered at the Klein Independent School District in Texas in which the meals are offered in the classroom rather than in the cafeteria as of February 15, 2003. Expansion plan for the breakfast program; Success of the program's implementation; Benefits...
- Kansas gets grant to feed children. // High Plains Journal;6/13/2011, Vol. 129 Issue 24, p6B
The article reports on a federal grant received by Topeka, Kansas as part of backpack feeding programs that help children get through summer weekends when they are not provided free breakfasts and lunches at school.
- Breckenridge schools offer meal program. // Graham Leader;5/20/2012, Vol. 136 Issue 80, p15
The article presents information on the summer meal program offered by the Breckenridge Independent School District in Texas and highlights that the program will offer breakfast and lunch to students at no charge.
- A PILOT IN 6 DISTS.: Feds to test universal school breakfast plan. // FoodService Director;03/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p22
Reports on the plan of the administration of United States (US) President Bill Clinton to test the effectiveness of providing school breakfasts at no charge to all children regardless of income in six districts in the US. Support extended by the American School Food Service Association.
- And Other Implementation Issues: Universal breakfast: Making it work. // FoodService Director;10/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p22
Focuses on the implementation of free breakfast in schools in the United States. List of concerns and issues; Total amount spent on the breakfast program for the first half of the fiscal year 1998 according to the Department of Agriculture; Typical breakfast menu.
- AT NO EXTRA COST: Breakfast counts jump 150% in 15 Duval County schools. // FoodService Director;07/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p6
Reports on the outcome of a breakfast program in Duval County, Florida schools in 2000. Statistics on student participation; Expansion plans for the program; Benefits of the program.