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#SaludTues Tweetchat 3/9: The Surprising Role of School Meals in Advancing Health Equity for Students

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 13:15

For parents who don’t have access to enough food to feed their families, school breakfast and lunch are the only meals their children get in a day.

The Future is Gloomy for Many Latino Students in Arizona and Beyond

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 09:54

Among the many inequities impacting young Latinos in Arizona, wide gaps in education not only affect those students now but could harm their future.

Comment Now: USDA Wants to Weaken School Food Nutrition Standards Again

Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 10:29

Once again, the Trump administration is going after school nutrition guidelines.

Latino Students Fall Behind in Math, Reading Due to COVID-19 School Closures

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 09:48

When schools closed down and switched to online learning at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, some students began falling behind in class.
The students most affected? Latino and Black children.

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