In February 2013, the radio show This American Life aired a two-part program about Chicago’s Harper High School where 29 current and recent students were shot in 2012. Among these stories about gun violence is a story about hunger – and that story generated a discussion ab
The national anti-hunger organization Share Our Strength commissioned an analysis from Deloitte to assess the effects of school breakfast on health, attendance, and test scores, among other outcomes. School breakfast fuels academic success and student well being. Read the summary. PDF
The Los Angeles Unified School District has released a new video about school breakfast. Learn how LAUSD has successfully implemented Classroom Breakfast. Hear school stakeholders describe the benefits of the model and the best practices they employ.
Action for Healthy Kids released its School Grants for Healthy Kids funding opportunities for the 2013-14 school year. Approximately 400 schools will be awarded funds ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 with significant...
The American Association of School Administrators has grants available for urban school districts that want to expand their school breakfast programs through the Classroom Breakfast or Grab n' Go models.
Goal 1: All California schools offer the School Breakfast Program. Goal 2: All California schools adopt after-the-bell breakfast models or
other practices that maximize participation. Goal 3: All school breakfasts appeal to students and promote optimal health.