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Calories In, Calories Out: Food and Exercise in Public Elementary Schools, 2005

Categories: Children,Education,Food/Nutrition,Health/Medical

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2006057

Studies the availability of foods and the opportunities for physical activity in public elementary schools. Data includes the types of food available in the lunchroom, from vending machines and at snack bars plus minutes per day or week of scheduled physical education and recess. From the National Center for Education Statistics.