Content tagged with: academic achievement

Breakfast in the Classroom

Breakfast in the Classroom Initiative Since 2010, NEA Healthy Futures has worked in partnership with the Food Research and Action Center, the National Association of Elementary School Principals Foundation, and the School Nutrition Foundation – collectively known as Partners for Breakfast in the Classroom (PBIC). This partnership initiative aims to increase breakfast consumption among students, and… Read more »

Hunger

Hunger and Food Insecurity in the United States Many American adults and school-age children regularly suffer from hunger and food insecurity. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), nearly 15 percent of Americans—about 49 million people, including 15.9 million children—were food insecure at least some time during the year in 2012. On average, households… Read more »