Recommended Reading

Published: March 23, 2017
NPR
Children who are hungry in their first years suffer academically later on. (Photo: Amanda Mills via Pixnio)  
Published: March 22, 2017
The Atlantic
A study finds that wholesome school meals boost academic achievement. (Photo: DC Greens via Flickr) 
Published: March 20, 2017
U.S. News and World Report
An op-ed provides advocacy strategies for improving school food. (Photo: gdsteam via Flickr) 
Published: March 18, 2017
Food Tank
A student-run food business lands a major deal in the Philadelphia schools. (Photo: DC Central Kitchen via Flickr)  
Published: March 16, 2017
The Atlantic
Students in Japan eat scratch-cooked meals and learn about food. (Photo: Kanko via Flickr)  
Published: March 14, 2017
The New York Times
Food plays a central role in Persian New Year celebrations. (Photo: PersianDutchNetwork via Wikimedia Commons) 
Published: March 13, 2017
NPR
The town of Dearfield was a refuge for African-American farmers. (Photo: Hustvedt via Wikimedia Commons)
Published: March 9, 2017
Civil Eats
A Friends of the Earth study makes the case for more eco-friendly school meals. (Photo: DC Greens via Flickr) 
Published: March 7, 2017
KQED
An urban farm teaches youth about food and supports their education.  
Published: March 7, 2017
The Huffington Post
An op-ed highlights the importance of free school meals. (Photo: USDA via Flickr)