Boston Public Schools Now Offering Free Breakfast for All Students

Offering breakfast to all students—not just low-income—means an increase in federal and state reimbursements for in-school meal programs, and fewer hungry, distracted kids. “What this is trying to do is make breakfast more of a routine part of the school day,” Madeleine Levin, senior policy analyst for the Food Research and Action Center, told the Globe. “We want it to be something that’s not just associated with being low-income.” [Globe]