This one is an oldie, but goodie, highlighting the changes that were starting to be made in Boulder Valley School District back in 2008. Thanks to the everything-eco-and-wholesome media outlet Elephant Journal for bringing up this important, and surprisingly controversial topic. Students should have healthy food options at schools. Period.
“…ask why responsible adults would place children directly in harm’s way in the cafeteria when great care is habitually taken elsewhere on school grounds to avoid danger. Do coaches give kids the choice between playing in the gymnasium and playing in traffic? Do principals put beer kegs next to the water fountains in the school hallways? Do teachers allow teens in English class to read porn magazines in lieu of the classics?”
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