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Nick Lee
July 1st, 2015
    The video you just watched was created earlier this year by King Middle School history teacher David Spiegelman and Edible Schoolyard Berkeley cooking teachers Monica Linzner and Nick Lee as an experiment in the flipped classroom. Seventh graders watch the video in their history class before heading to the kitchen classroom for a lesson on Meso-American...
Hannah Piercey
June 5th, 2015
A garden is growing beneath the scoreboard of AT&T Park. Raised beds and tower gardens – overflowing with a variety of fruits, vegetables, greens, and flowers – fill the 4,320-square-foot space, just beyond the centerfield wall....
Hannah Piercey
May 22nd, 2015
The Lexicon of Sustainability recently announced a selection of winning artworks created by this year's Project Localize students. The educational initiative began two years ago as a partnership with one high school class in Ames, Iowa....

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Cooking with Science

When: July 6, 2015 9:00AM
- July 10, 2015 3:00PM PST
Where: The Edible Schoolyard Berkeley, Berkeley, California California 94703
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National Children & Youth Garden Symposium

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When: July 9, 2015 9:00AM
- July 11, 2015 5:00PM PST
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ESY Project

Cooking with Science

In this full-day camp for incoming 6th and 7th graders, presented by the Edible Schoolyard Project ...

When: July 13, 2015 9:00AM
- July 17, 2015 3:00PM PST
Where: The Edible Schoolyard Berkeley, Berkeley, California California 94703

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