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Richmond Times Dispatch – When a Farm is Your Classroom

Richmond Times Dispatch – When a Farm is Your Classroom

Farming, weeding and feeding the animals: Charles City County alternative high school sparks learning in non-traditional ways The banter was typical teenspeak – a blend of sarcasm, jilted wit and an aloofness that comes with maturity levels that lie somewhere...
Goochland Gazette – Local Farm School Making Move to Charles City

Goochland Gazette – Local Farm School Making Move to Charles City

01/11/2018 The Goochland Gazette – 01/11/2018 © 2018 by Richmond Suburban News. All advertising and editorial matter is fully protected and may not be reproduced in any manner without the permission of the publisher. Featured in:       Richmond Times Dispatch -...
49: [Strategy] Re-engage Your Tribe with Resi Connell

49: [Strategy] Re-engage Your Tribe with Resi Connell

49: [Strategy] Re-Engage Your Tribe with Resi Connell – Cheryl Tan Welcome to Episode 49, where once again I invite you to listen in on a strategy session with one of the members of my PR Pro Membership Community. I have been cheering Resi Connell on for more...
Richmond Magazine – Private School Report: School News: “Alternative High Blends Agriculture and Academics”

Richmond Magazine – Private School Report: School News: “Alternative High Blends Agriculture and Academics”

It’s likely few high schoolers imagine arriving to school and feeding goats and chickens instead of rushing to their desks before the morning bell. But it could soon be a reality for some of the region’s teens with the planned opening of the LOCAL STEW U school...
An Inaugural Journey – The James River Research Expedition

An Inaugural Journey – The James River Research Expedition

The Journey… It’s 9 AM on a cool, late spring morning. Students, teachers, scientists and a few guests file onto the charter bus, find a seat and get settled in for the long ride into the Allegheny Mountains. Some sleep, some talk or work quietly in their seats....
Goodcall – Educators Challenged to Increase Interest in Agriculture

Goodcall – Educators Challenged to Increase Interest in Agriculture

Educators Challenged to Increase Interest in Agriculture A teenage girl arrives at a school that sits at the end of a dirt road. She drops her bag off in the main building and then heads outside to the chicken coop to collect eggs and feed the fowl. Later, in between...