DISD, Four Other Big Districts, Share A Meal
In these cash-strapped times, education officials are looking for ways to spend less money. But how to do that and serve kids their daily dose of green beans or other veggies? School districts in five states, including the Dallas Independent School District, have decided to team up to share their lunch menus.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Urban school districts in California, Florida, Illinois, New York and Texas announced Wednesday they are joining forces to coordinate school lunch planning in an attempt to keep costs down while providing healthful food choices.