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Books on Film: Lunch Lady TED Talk

Children’s literature’s own Jarrett J. Krosoczka is featured on the TED website today. For good reason – his inspiring talk Why Lunch Ladies are Heroes is an inspirational reminder that “a thank you can change a life.”

Click here to watch on the TED website

About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.


  1. Thanks for sharing this, Travis! Just shared it with all of our staff. Looking forward to stepping up our game for this year’s School Lunch Hero Day celebrations!