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Evaluation for Transformation: A Cross-Sectoral Evaluation Framework for Farm to School

by National Farm to School Network and Upstream Public Health | 25-Aug-2014

This resource defines the outcomes that farm to school has the potential to achieve and it offers common language, guidelines and metrics to understand those outcomes for the first time. The framework is organized around four key sectors: public health, community economic development, education and environmental quality. Beyond the four sectors, the framework is also structured around three levels of action: program, research and policy.

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Local School Wellness Policy Resources

by National Farm to School Network | 06-Oct-2016

Local school wellness policies are written documents that guide school districts’ efforts to establish school environments that support healthy eating and physical activity. Check out these resources for ways to get involved in making sure farm to school is included in your school's wellness policies.

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The GREEN Tool

by Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food, Education & Policy | 31-Aug-2016

This research brief describes the background study that led to the conception of the GREEN (Garden Resources, Education, and Environment Nexus) Tool and highlights how it can be used to strengthen school gardens. The tool as a whole can help school garden leaders develop and sustain a garden that is well integrated into the school.

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Traditional Foods Resource Guide

by Keep It Sacred National Native Network | 31-Aug-2016

Traditional Native cultures believe that this food is not only for nutrition but it is a way of life. This resource guide is offered to support increased interest and knowledge of Traditional Foods to support the health, well-being, and prosperity of Alaska Native and American Indian People.

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Supporting Youth Gardens with Master Gardener Volunteers

by University of Wisconsin-Extension; Community Groundworks; Wisconsin Partnership Program | 31-Aug-2016

As youth gardens continue to gain widespread popularity, the need for knowledgeable, community-minded volunteers is also on the rise. This publication provides Extension educators and school garden coordinators with tips for creating mutually beneficial relationships between Master Garden Volunteers and school gardens, so that both come away asking for more!

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