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School of Dentistry provides free children's dental care – The Commonwealth Times

Photo by Jon Mirador Anya Sczerzenie, Contributing Writer Smiles shined brightly Feb. 1 as School of Dentistry students dressed as toothbrushes and toothpaste tubes to host Give Kids a Smile Day, an event providing free dental care to children without dental insurance. Families with children waited in line at the VCU School of Dentistry to… Read More »

Parents count cost of educating children over 13 years of school

Parents in regional NSW are paying more for a public school education than anywhere else apart from metropolitan Queensland, according to new ASG Planning for Education Index research. ASG chief executive Ross Higgins said the group’s survey showed the cost of public school education in regional NSW would be an estimated $ 73,808 over 13 years… Read More »

Advanced school nutrition programs are effective, argue researchers – FoodNavigator-USA.com

The five-year trial​​, conducted in conjunction with the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at the University of Connecticut, followed nearly 600 students from 12 schools in New Haven, Connecticut. The study is one of the first school-based policy intervention studies that followed students through middle school. Students in schools with enhanced support to… Read More »