Tag: meal

Educational Stages, News, Secondary Education

Students learn to sort fact from fiction as an ‘infodemic’ spreads across the US

June 3, 2020

Via: Education Dive

When Michelle Chikaonda decided to volunteer at a meal distribution site in West Philadelphia, she didn’t know she’d soon be helping teens sort through the vast mounds of information in the media about the coronavirus. But she said she had […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

What does the government shutdown mean for administrators?

January 16, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Schools are fortunate during the current federal shutdown that the Department of Education is funded for now, and that schools have or will receive most of their federal funding for the current year. However, the potential impact of the loss […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Free, reduced-price meal data growing less useful as measure of student poverty

December 6, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Three years ago, the Grants Pass School District 7 in southern Oregon chose to take advantage of the National School Lunch Program’s Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), which allows schools serving low-income students to provide free meals to everyone and stop […]