Parental perception of the nutritional quality of school meals and its association with students' school lunch participation.

@article{OhriVachaspati2014ParentalPO,
  title={Parental perception of the nutritional quality of school meals and its association with students' school lunch participation.},
  author={Punam Ohri-Vachaspati},
  journal={Appetite},
  year={2014},
  volume={74},
  pages={44-7}
}
This study explores the association between parental perception of the nutritional quality of school meals and whether students eat lunch served at school. We use data from five low-income cities in New Jersey that have high minority populations. Students whose parents perceive the quality of school meals to be healthy have greater odds of eating meals… CONTINUE READING