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VIDEO: 2011 TEG@School Gladstone Secondary Win $50 000 Prize for Locally Grown Food Video

2011 Think & Eat Green School Gladstone Secondary recently won $50 000 for their video on locally grown produce entitled “Why Not Gladstone Secondary’s Apples?”. This whiteboard video won in a contest created by the Aviva Community Fund, and will…

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November Newsletter from Think & Eat Green

View our November Newsletter by clicking the image. This month features: 2012-2013 Small Grants for VSB Schools, a visit from UBC Enhanced Practicum Students, Tea-Time at the Tyee, TEG in the news, and more! If you haven’t already, sign up…

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Think & Eat Green @ School : Tea-time for Tyee Elementary Students

“Wednesday, the Think&EatGreen@School project worked with a class of students at Tyee Elementary school to make ceramic tea cups using either the pinch pot method or the coil pot method. After shaping their cup using one of the two pottery…

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Funding Opportunity: School Garden Grant Program

Check out this exceptional funding opportunity available through the Whole Kids Foundation Garden Grant Application, in Partnership with FoodCorps. Grants of $2000 (US) are available to K-12 schools to develop or maintain a garden project on school grounds. The deadline…

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Request for Proposals – Recieve a Small Grant & Become a Think&Eat Green School!

The Think&EatGreen@School Project is a Community-University Research Alliance promoting change in what public school students eat, learn and do at school in relation to food, health and the environment. The project aims to engage students with the sources of their…

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2012/2013 Think&EatGreen@School Small Grants for VSB schools

Stay tuned for the release of the 2012/2013 Think&EatGreen@School Small Grants for VSB schools. The request for proposals will be released alongside a new Farm-to-School granting opportunity, scheduled for October 1st, 2012. And for some inspiration, check out the summary…

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Think & Eat Green @ School – Summer Institute 2012 Schedule

The rain provided a wet reminder that we live in Vancouver, but it has relented as the 2012 Summer Institute participants headed outside into the Orchard Garden. And of course the amazing lineup of workshops and people presenting and attending…

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Think & Eat Green @ School Queen Elizabeth Elementary celebrates local food

When the sun is shining, the clouds are giving shade, seeds are in the ground, and sprouts are breaking through the earth…it’s time to celebrate. On a sunny Thursday last week, dozens of eager students at Queen Elizabeth Elementary poured…

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