Tag: free meals

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

Schools struggle to safely get free meals to needy students

April 10, 2020

Via: Education Week

When schools started closing across the U.S. during the coronavirus pandemic, they scrambled to keep feeding millions of students from poor families who depend on free and reduced-price meals every day. Cities big and small quickly ran into problems: food […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

More states expanding students’ access to free school meals

January 22, 2020

Via: Education Dive

A Vermont bill that would make school meals free for all students is just one example of how anti-hunger advocates are pushing in the direction of universal school meals. Concerns over lunch shaming, unpaid meal debt and proposals from the […]