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Greasy to gourmet: Seattle chefs help schools trade corn dogs for couscous

Greasy to gourmet: Seattle chefs help schools trade corn dogs for couscous

Seattle Schools hopes its new menu offerings will make students less skeptical of school lunch. Photo: USDA School lunch in Seattle has come a long way since I was a public school student. In the ‘90s, lunch was only a dollar, and the cafeteria served up square, rubbery pizza, scoops of mushy spaghetti, and Belgian waffles (everyone's favorite!). Fast-forward more than a decade: Elementary school lunch now costs $2.75, and for several years the Seattle School District has inched toward healthier offerings. For most of public-school history, cafeteria food was something to be endured and then forgotten immediately upon graduating. But in recent years, many parents, health advocates, and doctors have targeted school lunch as one of the aspects of our food system most in need of scrutiny and reform. Since then, many of us have come to see bland, processed-food-heavy cafeteria...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/school-lunches/2012-01-04-greasy-to-...

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