Monday, November 10, 2014

Toronto High School and Canadian Sugar Institute Partner to Promote Sugar?!

I wouldn't have believed it had I not seen it. Thanks to the many concerned and upset parents who shared this beyond crazy story out of Toronto with me where Northern Secondary School, well, let's just have the email they sent out to parents speak for itself,
"Subject: Northern Updates for the Week of November 10, 2014

Dear Northern families:

There are several things happening next week at Northern that it is impossible for me to limit my weekly updates to “Three Things” this week. Instead…

1. Healthy Hub News

Our new cafeteria initiative, the Healthy Hub, will include two events next week at lunch:

On Monday, November 10, our guests will be presenters from the Canadian Sugar Institute. We will be selling a new banana loaf this week to promote healthy, sugary treats.
Would love to have been a fly on the wall when this initiative was being discussed.