School children


Bay Area School Districts, Local Governments Tackle Increasing Number Of Homeless Kids

More than 20,000 Bay Area schoolchildren are homeless and in California that rate is twice the national average. So what are school districts and local governments doing to address the crisis?


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Fewer Than One Third Of California School Kids In Good Physical Shape

State fitness tests administered to California’s school-age children shows fewer than a third of tested students were in good physical shape.


First lady Michelle Obama and school children pose for a photograph with freshly-harvested vetables on the South Lawn of the White House on October 29, 2009 in Washington, DC. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

San Francisco Student Cooks Compete For White House Prize

Perhaps one of the tougher elements of the contest is that the recipes will need to pass muster with a hard-to-please audience: kids.