A 6th grader tells us kids need more time to eat in school. 10-15 minutes for lunch isn't enough. Do your kids report being rushed for time to eat at school? Interestingly, the 6th grader draws a connection between the youth obesity epidemic and a too-short school lunchtime, saying that adequate time to enjoy a meal and have recess would enable kids to pay more attention to the quality and the quantity of what they're eating.
Sixth graders: Give us time to eat at school
In the Minneapolis public schools, we are supposed to have 15 minutes to eat, which would be bad enough