Resources All Summer Long!

June 29th, 2016

We are in the throws of summer. It is here at last. And have you begun those projects you said you would do once the weather warmed? Are the kids wondering what to do next already? Well, if you are in need of something to keep the fun rolling, look no further! You will find three terrific resources filled with… Read More »

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Food Justice and Edible Schoolyard Pittsburgh

December 9th, 2015

Patricia Sprague is a PhD Candidate in Duquesne University’s Educational Leadership program and is also ESY Pittsburgh’s Evaluation partner.  We’re grateful for all the good work she’s doing to improve our programming and support national and international social justice food education. Her article on Food Justice and Edible Schoolyards was recently published in Permaculture Design Magazine. Food Justice & Edible Schoolyards… Read More »

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Chef in the Garden 2015 at Pittsburgh Colfax

September 18th, 2015

Now that the Colfax School summer garden is producing lots of food, the question becomes: What do we do with the harvest? One way Edible Schoolyard Pittsburgh and its partner Colfax School have addressed that question is by hosting an annual event called Chef in the Garden. During this event, four professional chefs set up a portable kitchen in the… Read More »

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February ESY Newsletter

December 5th, 2014

Link to full newsletter Food For Thought  The past few months at Edible Schoolyard Pittsburgh have been spent teaching lessons from our Winter Cooking Program.  Together with students, we’re learning that food is one of the most basic – and the most important – elements of life around the world.  After all, everyone must eat.  There are healthy food traditions… Read More »

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