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The Roots of Healthy Eating

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A Beers Elementary School student enjoys a snack on Salad and Strawberry Day.
Kavitha Cardoza
A Beers Elementary School student enjoys a snack on Salad and Strawberry Day.

Food advocates have criticized DCPS cafeterias for serving unhealthy, tasteless food for years. Now, leaders are revamping the menu, serving a different fruit and vegetable each day and cutting out all fried foods. Kavitha Cardoza visits a school cafeteria to see whether kids are actually embracing the new options.

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