Green Festival Speakers
Jennifer Mampara has directed the FoodPrints program at Watkins Elementary School since 2009. In 2013, she expanded the program to Peabody and SWS Schools. With a master's degree in nutrition, she has created a healthy foods' curriculum for FoodPrints that is standards-based, open source, kitchen- and garden-based public school lessons for first through fifth grades. She also created a "Story of Food" curriculum for pre-K and K students at Peabody School. In 2013, she taught a series of after-school Parents Nutrition Education Workshops at the Watkins Food Lab where parents and children learned to make healthy meals and snacks based on local, seasonal foods.