Session 1 Workshops | School Food & Nutrition Education

Date: Sun, March 13
Time: 11:10 AM - 12:40 PM

The GREEN Tool: Dig Into School Garden Integration

Room: HM 432

Looking for a way to start or strengthen your school garden?  You're not alone!  Many NYC schools have established gardens with the goal of creating meaningful learning experiences for students, yet struggle with garden maintenance, making connections to the curriculum, and engaging the whole school community.  Come join this workshop and learn to use the GREEN (Garden Resources, Education, and Environment Nexus) Tool.  Work alongside experts and peers to develop next steps for your garden.

Speakers: Kate Gardener Burt, PhD, RD, Assistant Professor, Lehman College; Dr. Pamela Koch, EdD, RD, Executive Director and Research Associate Professor of Nutrition Education,The Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food, Education & Policy, Teachers College, Columbia UniversityMarie VulcainSchool Garden Outreach Coordinator, Green Thumb


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