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New York Agriculture in the Classroom


New York City Metro Teacher Outreach

Agriculture in the Classroom events, programs, and resources specific to K-12 teachers in New York City.

Brittany Hoover is the Urban Agriculture in the Classroom Educator based in the New York City metropolitan area. Brittany leads professional learning workshops for K-12 teachers, exposes teachers to the NYC food and urban agriculture systems, and develops programs to connect food and agriculture with core academic content.

Email | 607-255-9307

Upcoming workshops

Digging In: An Immersive Food and Farm Tour
From New York City to Upstate New York
Two-Day Farm Experience
Wednesday, July 31st & Thursday, August 1st, 2024

This unique summer bus tour offers educators a firsthand look at Upstate New York farms. Through guided tours, interactive discussions, and hands-on activities with experienced farmers, teachers will gain a comprehensive understanding of the journey food takes from field to table and the direct connection these farms have to NYC teachers and students.

Instructional Resources for Teachers

Metro-Based Resources