You can lead kids to broccoli, but you can't make them eat
Monica Eng"Anyone who has ever tried to sneak healthy food into kids' lunches knows what Chicago Public Schools is going through. "Sometimes kids openly embrace the new food. Sometimes they eat it without realizing the difference. And sometimes they refuse it altogether. "CPS has met with all three reactions this school year, when it stopped serving daily nachos, Pop-Tarts and doughnuts and introduced healthier options at breakfast and lunch. But in a sign of how challenging this transition can be for schools, district figures show that lunch sales for September through December dropped by about 5 percentage points since the previous year, or more than 20,000 lunches a day." Read on...
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"You can lead kids to broccoli, but you can't make them eat", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), février 2011. Consulté le 10/12/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/you-can-lead-kids-to-broccoli-but-you-can-t-make-them-eat