On the Farm to School Institute:
The coaches help follow up on projects, ideas, and planning, and they've been invaluable in that process. It gives us a chance to sustain our efforts. Farm to school is really hard work - hard in a world of competing priorities in public school, and it takes a lot of commitment and organization. The design of this program has been the best that I've experienced in a long career of quality professional development.
- Bruce Williams, Superintendent of School, Two Rivers Supervisory Union
"It has all been very educational and insightful. It's nice knowing we are not alone in our obstacles but are inspired from others' success stories. Connecting with other schools has been helpful. Loved all the speakers. Workshops were great."
-Kerrie Mathes, Champlain Elementary
VT FEED offers a range of professional development opportunities around the state, as well as customized courses upon request. These professional development opportunities can also be facilitated in partnership with your local or regional Farm to School organization. We also may be available for workshops outside of Vermont on a fee-for-service basis. Our offerings range from stand-alone workshops to graduate-level courses and our renowned yearlong Farm to School Institute. We offer courses for communities, schools, food service programs, educators, and more. Browse our offerings below and search the events page for upcoming trainings. You can contact Jorge Yagual, VT-FEED Professional Learning Coordinator, to learn about upcoming professional development opportunities, customizing a training for your group, organization or staff, or partnering with us to bring a course to your region.
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