Grow It Know It

The Thompson Lab has received a USDA NIFA Grant (no. 2018-68010-27672) to develop and pilot professional development for K-12 teachers and nutrition staff to improve education focused on food safety, nutrition, and health through hands-on, experiential, garden and food based teaching and learning. We are partnering with Barrow County schools to pilot this training program.

This teacher training and support program builds upon the Grow It Know It Program in developed in Clarke County as a partnership between Clarke County School District, UGA Extension, and UGA’s Office of Service Learning.

Learn more about Grow It Know It.