Health + Nutrition

Cafeteria Food & Race

Listen to this episode Malcolm Gladwell’s podcast series Revisionist History, where he looks at how two universities’ decisions to serve particular kinds of food in their …

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A Defense of Charter Schools

Charter schools received much criticism over the last several years–most recently by John Oliver in a viral segment–as the Obama Administration promoted their growth through …

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Lunch as a Required Course of Study

How Japanese schools approach lunch is eye-opening, especially as many conversations about public education are reduced to narrowly defined academics. Shout out to Open Culture …

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Learning as Life-Giving

Spirituality and education are not often used in the same breath today, but perhaps they should be.  Parker Palmer wrote a beautiful treatise on the …

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Food for the Brain–Really

We don’t talk enough about nutrition in education.  I don’t mean nutrition curricula, which is also important.  I mean we don’t take seriously what we …

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