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Cultivating Farm to School

Manchester, VT

Join Northshire Grows and VT FEED for a Level I Professional Learning Course in Manchester. Six 3-hour interactive work sessions from September-November. This course will deepen your understanding of the elements, practices, and opportunities that this dynamic, place-based programming offers to students across the K-12 spectrum. 

You will:

  • share learning experiences with your peers about food education
  • expand knowledge and experience related to farm to school education
  • build and strengthen school classroom, cafeteria, and community connections
  • foster and embed farm to school education into your school culture

Work sessions will include a balance of hands-on cooking, individual work time, networking, guest presentations, small group activities, and discussion. 

When: 9/16, 9/30, 10/14, 10/28, 11/10, 11/17. 

Where: All classes will take place at the First Congregational Church in Manchester. 

Fee: $300 and entitles participants to one undergraduate/graduate professional credit from Castleton College ($115 extra fee). 


*Limited to 24 participants.