National Nutrition Month (March)
March is National Nutrition Month. Here at Edutopia, we've compiled some very useful resources on nutrition, you may want to check out:
:: School-Lunch Staff Bring Nutrition to the Table
:: Making Nutrition a Part of School
:: Supersized: Schools Need to Slim Down
:: Educational Institutions Step into the Ring to Fight for Fitness
:: Middle School Students Grow Their Own Lunch
:: School Lunches Go Back to the Land
:: Hunger Pangs: The Empty-Stomach Problem
:: A Healthy School Lunch- A middle school in Berkeley, California, serves up nutritious grub kids love.
:: The Edible Schoolyard Yields Seed-to-Table Learning - This campus gardening project has done more than teach students about the fundamentals of organic gardening.
:: Fertile Soil for Lessons on Food and Farming - Great Kids Farm, a commercial operation run by the Baltimore City Public Schools, helps urban children learn about local agriculture and healthy eating.(Slideshow)
:: A Federal Effort to Push Junk Food Out of Schools (New York Times)
:: Blog: How Does Your School Garden Grow?