The first place that comes to mind when we think about educating children is the classroom. In the case of educating children about food, a flashcard or vocabulary test will not be enough. We are talking here about hands on, getting dirty, fun with learning in the garden. School gardens are an excellent way to get children to try new fruits and vegetables. It is the best way to teach children about where their food comes from.
With my passion for promoting health and prevention for Obesity, I have begun to venture down this exciting new path of Edible Education. Please take a couple of minutes to check out this video to gain a better understanding of such an integral part of the future food culture in our country.