School Lunch Issue Guide

School Lunch Issue Guide

A visual guide to making an impact in your lunch room.


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Center for Ecoliteracy

Over 5,500,000,000 lunches are served annually in the U.S. National School Lunch Program. Do you know what's in them? Making sure students are receiving the most nutritious and ethically sourced food is a huge issue throughout the country. Learn about the issue and how you can get started making a difference with "Rethinking School Lunch," a planning framework and the accompanying visual guide. Get your administration up to speed with the "Model Wellness Policy Guide." And finally, bring your students into the movement with activities for grades 3-5 and 6-8.

The Center for Ecoliteracy is a recognized leader in developing resources to advance ecological literacy in K–12 schools. Founded in 1995, the Center creates and publishes books and guides, facilitates professional development and conferences, and provides strategic consulting to schools and businesses.

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October 19, 2023

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