A computer camera, lower left, captures one of Mr. Damien Grasso's Harmony Hills Elementary School 5th grade students, in Silver Spring, MD trying to visually offer hummus on a carrot stick, to viewers at Dalry Primary School, in North Ayershire, Scotland, United Kingdom The students used live overseas video connection, during the inaugural International School Meals Day (ISMD) at Harmony Hills Elementary School in Silver Spring, MD, on Friday, March 8, 2013. The ISMD has 14 classrooms (grades 3-8) in the U.S. connected with 14 classrooms in Scotland. USDA plans to expand the initiative to include partnerships with additional countries in future years. USDA's Food and Nutrition Service oversees the administration of 15 nutrition assistance programs that work in concert to form a national safety net against hunger. Learn more by visiting www.fns.usda.gov and twitter @USDANutrition. USDA Photo by Lance Cheung.
May 16, 2014
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