Posts Tagged ‘flavored milk’

D.C. Schools Chancellor Defends Decision to Ditch Chocolate Milk

  Not coming back to D.C. schools By Ed Bruske aka The Slow Cook  D.C. Public Schools officials apparently have no intention of reinstating chocolate milk in local cafeterias despite a recent grilling by D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown and the pleadings of a first-grader who polled his fellow students.  In an e-mail to Brown [...]

Big Dairy Loves 7-Year-Old’s Take on Chocolate Milk, But He Needs a Fact Check

  By Ed Bruske aka The Slow Cook  The National Dairy Council is circulating the testimony of a first-grader at Lafayette Elementary School who told the D.C. Council kids aren’t drinking milk as much since chocolate milk was removed from the menu.  D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown last week grilled schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson on the [...]

D.C. Council Chair Would Have First-Graders Make School Food Policy, Reinstate Chocolate Milk

By Ed Bruske aka The Slow Cook D.C.Council Chairman Kwame Brown says he’s in possession of “research” conducted by a first-grade pupil that convinces him schools in the nation’s capitol should bring back chocolate milk. Brown made the remarks in an animated exchange last week with Kaya Henderson during hearings to consider her confirmation as schools chancellor. Saying a [...]