Northwoods (NW) LEAN Coalition [Garden Based Nutrition in Elementary Schools] - Rhinelander, WI (Cohort 3 - 2014)

Team Members

  • Kyla Waksmonski
  • Laura Magstadt
  • Susan Scheller Kirby
  • Regina Egan

Team Overview

The project focuses on: 1) increasing students' daily consumption of fruits and vegetables; and 2) increasing nutrition knowledge of students and teachers in order to incorporate more nutrition and healthy eating into the curriculum. Their intervention also addresses working with the local school districts to develop garden programs.