Eating School Breakfast Boosts Academic Achievement

From the Globe and Mail here’s great news!

Giving students a nutritious meal at the beginning of the day improves their academic performance and attendance, the first large-scale study of school breakfast programs done in Canada shows.

The two-year study by the Toronto District School Board captures the simple fact that educators say they always instinctively knew but couldn’t substantiate with figures: a hungry child just isn’t primed for learning.

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