New Poll Results : States Back Healthy School Food


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New Poll Results
States Back Healthy School Food
From coast to coast, voters back the national nutrition standards for school meals and snacks by big margins. Our newest polls reveal that healthy school food policies get high marks across state and party lines.

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For expert coverage of school nutrition news and the latest research, follow Jessica Donze Black, director of the Kids’ Safe and Healthful Foods Project.
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Rural Schools Need Kitchen Upgrades
Almost 6 in 10 rural school districts report that they would like to prepare more food from scratch to make kids’ meals healthier. But, as this chart shows, many need better kitchen facilities to make cooking from scratch affordable and sustainable.
What they need most »
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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation  The Pew Charitable Trusts
The Kids’ Safe and Healthful Foods Project provides nonpartisan analysis and evidence-based recommendations on policies that affect the safety and healthfulness of school foods. The project is a collaboration between The Pew Charitable Trusts and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Learn more at www.healthyschoolfoodsnow.org.

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I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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