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School Gardens Inspired by Educator Workshops

Teachers, parents and anyone interested in school gardens are learning how to get students growing food during Garden Educator Workshops. At this week-long summer intensive, you will learn how to grow a kids garden program for your preschool, elementary, middle or high school or community center. 425 more words

Seattle Tilth

Pics from Jr. High Rock 'n' Water Trip

Twelve middle schoolers plus pastor John and pastor Theresa headed to Coloma, CA for some rock climbing, bouldering, cave diving/hiking, kayaking through rapids, and camping under the stars. 150 more words

Kids & Families

Sep 20 - SF Giants Game

SF Giants vs. AZ Diamondbacks

Sunday, September 20

1.05pm

Come out and watch the Giants play. Great activity for all ages.

Great food, great view, great company, and hopefully a great game. 21 more words

Kids & Families

I Like Mavis

I met this sweet family through a friend of a friend last weekend.   So. Much. Fun.   I don’t think they could have made this any easier!   131 more words

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Seattle/King County Clinic: Join a community of compassionate care

In Public Health, we’re trained to look for long-term solutions for health disparities. It’s some of our most important work, but that doesn’t mean that immediate health needs go away. 569 more words

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Nudging students to make healthier choices: How the Kent School District is bringing behavioral economics principles to their lunchrooms

It turns out that encouraging students to make healthier choices in the lunchroom can be accomplished affordably and without a major overhaul of the cafeteria. Research shows that small changes like making the salad bar the highlight of the lunchroom, displaying fruit in attractive baskets, or placing healthy foods by the cash register can influence what students select to eat. 646 more words

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