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- Full Stomachs Equal Full Minds in Illinois. // Food Management;Mar2005, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p16
Reports on the introduction of a new law which requires schools to implement a breakfast program for students in Illinois. Coverage of the law; Challenges faced by the state in the implementation of the law; Requirements of the school breakfast program.
- Push on to Expand Breakfast After the Bell in California. // Food Management Exclusive Insight;4/10/2015, p1
The article informs that two-thirds of registered voters of California surveyed in a Field poll supported proposal in a bill introduced in the state legislature to require K-12 campuses to serve federally subsidized meals during class hours rather than before the morning bell. It is noted that...
- USDA to Eye Breakfast/Academics Link. // FoodService Director;12/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p17
Reports on the initiative taken by the United States Department of Agriculture to monitor the free-breakfast pilot of President Bill Clinton. Budget provided by the Congress towards the program; Significance of the initiative; Comments from President Clinton.
- "School Breakfast Scorecard 2012-13". BLAD, EVIE // Education Week;1/29/2014, Vol. 33 Issue 19, p4
The article reports on the findings of the study "School Breakfast Scorecard 2012-13," released in January 2014 by the Food Research and Action Center of Washington D.C., asserting that 52 percent of students who participated in U.S. school lunch programs also utilized school breakfast programs,...
- Proposed Rules: DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE. // Federal Register;2/26/2014, Vol. 79 Issue 38, p10693
The article presents a proposed rule relating to school wellness issued by the U.S. Food and Nutrition Service (FNS). It states that the proposed regulation would require all local educational agencies that participate in the National School Lunch Program and/or the School Breakfast Program to...
- Congress Must Shore Up School Lunch Reliability. Bass, David N. // Education Week;9/15/2010, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p28
The author offers opinions on the U.S. school lunch subsidy program for school children created by the Child Nutrition Act. A need is seen to more closely monitor the program's applicants to determine they do not exceed the family income limit for qualification for the subsidies and free meals....
- Soda in school? Uncle Sam thinks not. // Current Health 1;Oct94, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p2
Reports on the introduction of a bill in the United States that bans the sale of sodas, candy, and other low-nutrient foods in schools during the morning hours. Benefits to students; Campaign against the ban.
- Accord preserves federal school-meals guarantee. Lawton, Millicent // Education Week;11/22/95, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p13
Reports that the US Senate guaranteed a federally funded school-meal for every child who qualifies for one. Efforts of Republican legislators to turn over the control of child-nutrition programs to the states in the form of block grants; Subsidy cuts in the school-meals programs; Exclusion of...
- Lawmakers urge change to new school lunch rules. Pecquet, Julian // Hill;5/10/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 61, p26
The article reports on the efforts more than 40 bipartisan members of Congress to change school lunch regulations in the U.S.