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Think & Eat Green @ School Team Member Published in Journal of Public Health Nutrition

TEGS is pleased to announce the recent publication of ‘Associations between socio-economic status and school-day dietary intake in a sample of grade 5–8 students in Vancouver, Canada‘ in the journal of Public Health Nutrition. Click here to view the abstract…

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#TEGS14 SMALL GRANT SCHOOL POSTERS ARE UP!

Click to view the full set of posters detailing the planning and execution of green initiatives at Small Grant funded Vancouver Schools now on Flickr. All posters have also been uploaded to the TEGS website, including the posters of schools previous years…

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SUMMER INSTITUTE 2014 CANCELLED

The Think&EatGreen@School Project has cancelled its 4th Summer Institute, scheduled for July 2-4 2014 to be held at David Thompson Secondary School. Our team consulted with our partners in the schools and the decision to cancel the Summer Institute, although…

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“Reading, Writing, Arithmetic…and Vegetables?” Report on School Garden Blooming at University Hill

It is with great enthusiasm that we share with you a recent article on the progress of the University Hill Elementary School garden. Take a moment to read through the entire document or skip right to page 6 for “Reading,…

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Now Open for TEGS 2013-2014!

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – 2013-2014 SMALL GRANTS What is the Think&EatGreen@School Project? The Think&EatGreen@School Project is a Community-University Research Alliance promoting change in what K-12 students eat, learn and do at school in relation to food, health and the environment….

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David Thompson Secondary School Cafeteria Blog is Now Live!

“Learning, sharing, cooking” is the motto at David Thompson Secondary School’s cafeteria these days. This two time Think & Eat Green @ School small grant recipient is taking thinking and eating green very seriously, and is documenting their work related to…

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University Hill Elementary to Celebrate Opening of Courtyard Garden

Do you have a student enrolled at University Hill Elementary School? If so, you are cordially invited to the opening of their new courtyard garden, Monday April 22nd from 5-7pm! Bring your appetite, as the U-Hill Garden Committee will be…

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READ: School Garden Project Lead by Jarai Teens via the Vancouver Sun

Read this great story about a new garden initiative underway, lead by Jarai youth living in Vancouver attending Vancouver School Board schools.  The project broke ground April 2 at Moberly School and “promises to yield fruits and vegetables enough to…

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