Programs For Farm-Based Educators
Be a part of the growing farm-based education movement!
Join the community at Farm-Based Education Network.
Or check out the following resources and organizations:
- Cultivating Joy and Wonder
- VT FEED Guidebooks
- Project Seasons
- Vermont FEED - a partnership project of Shelburne Farms and NOFA-VT
- Vermont Farm to School Network
- National Farm to School Network - Shelburne Farms is the Northeast Regional Lead for the National Farm to School Network
Joy and Wonder - articles to read:
- A Parent's Guide to Outdoor Play
- Benefits of Gardening for Children
- But…but…but…isn't it dangerous?
- Teaching and Learning About the Natural World
- Farm to Preschool Fact Sheet
- Science Education Through Gardening
- Stumbling Toward Sustainability
- Supporting Whole Child Learning in Nature Filled Outdoor Classroom
- Using Nature and Outdoor Activity to Improve Children's Health