Starving for Recess

Elementary schools that buck tradition and place recess before lunch consistently report improvements in student nutrition and behavior.

Tough New Issues Refocus Health Education

Technology spurs the need for new or revised curricula in schools.

The Wholesome Chef

Jim Rowan, food service director of two northwest school districts, on feeding students quality meals

The New School Lunch

As part of a healthier school food movement, food service providers and district administrators find creative ways to provide better meals.

Five Ways to Get Kids Moving

Sponsor: Dannon Institute

Districts Weigh Obesity Screening

Body mass index programs strive for healthier pupils, but their effectiveness remains uncertain.