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What do your students know about hunger?

Last week, WFP's Executive Director, Josette Sheeran spoke to the UN Youth and Students Association. Throughout the course of her speech, she brought to light several facts that the average person may  not be aware of. Use this quiz to figure out just how much your students know about hunger. Then, discover the truth behind some common misconceptions about our world's most solvable problem. 

Post date: 11/29/2010 - 15:16

Congratulations to the Freerice "Class of the Week!"

This award was created to recognize one class' efforts to feed the world by working together and playing Freerice. Each week, one class is selected from the Freerice website based on the number of grains they have collected and the information they have provided about their group. This week, the award goes to...

Post date: 11/23/2010 - 09:30

Service Learning & Hunger

Cathryn Berger Kaye is an International Service Learning Consultant. She is the recipient of the Inspirational Spirit Award and Author of "The complete Guide to Service Learning." Cathryn has keynoted a wide variety of events, including the European League of Middle Level Educators, the Character Plus National Conference, and nearly a dozen State Service Learning Conferences. Keep reading to see what an expert says about bringing Service Learning into your classroom...

Post date: 11/17/2010 - 17:51

Congratulations to the Freerice "Class of the Week!"

This award was created to recognize one class' efforts to feed the world by working together and playing Freerice. Each week, one class is selected from the Freerice website based on the number of grains they have collected and the information they have provided about their group. To be eligible for the award, make sure to sign in and register your group on the Freerice website!

Post date: 11/11/2010 - 14:19