Creating a Community of Learners: Management Through High Engagement

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According to the Office of the
Surgeon General:

• Obesity has more than doubled (and in some case tripled) among children and youth who fall between the ages of 2-19.
• More than 17% of youth, ages 2-19 years of age, are overweight in the United States.
• Overweigh adolescents have A 70% chance of becoming overweight or obese adults.
• Overweight children and adolescents are more likely to have risk factors associated with
cardiovascular disease such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and Type 2 diabetes.


A Healthy School Lunch - Edutopia
This is a link to a story on Edutopia about healthy school lunches.


Service Learning Idea About Childhood Obesity- http://tools.ysa.org/downloads/modules/YSAPediatricObesityModule.pdf

Michael Pollan discusses the ecology of eating:


Author Wendell Berry's advice on sustainable farming: