Georgia Organics’ Farm to School (F2S) Workshops for Teachers and Parents

If you are a teacher or parent interested in school gardens, how to cook with students in the classroom, and fresh healthy food as a valuable teaching tool, you may be interested in Georgia Organics’ upcoming Farm to School workshops:

The parents’ workshop is this Wednesday, Sept. 28 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Atlanta Botanical Garden.  The cost is $25 for Georgia Organics members and $30 for non-members.
The elementary school teachers’ workshop is Tuesday, Oct. 4 at Mary Lin Elementary School from 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.  This workshop is $50 for members and $55 for non-members.
Highlights include:
. Experiential lessons in the garden tied to Georgia Performance Standards
. Hands-on food activity and best practices for working with kids and food
. Background of Farm to School and ideas for building interest and support in your community
. A light, tasty breakfast and delicious, local lunch
. For the elementary teacher workshop, 1 PLU

2 responses to “Georgia Organics’ Farm to School (F2S) Workshops for Teachers and Parents

  1. Yes! Ms. Ramo has received permission to attend the teacher workshop. We can’t wait to hear all about it. And we’re grateful to Chesnut’s Assistant Principal, Ms. Williams for granting the request. We’ll get an update from Ms. Ramo after the workshop and post it here.


  2. Pingback: Chesnut’s Young Gardeners in the News! | Chesnut for Change

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