Growing What We Eat

Gardening to feed ourselves, and how plants grow

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Maya Rattiner

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Meet the Author:

Maya Rattiner

San Francisco, CA 
My Philosophy
recognizing that individuals learn differently, incorporating community into learning environment. I'm also very interested in allowing environmental concerns (recycling, global warming, etc) to play a role in education
My Community
Portola district, San Francisco: ethnically diverse, mostly residential area of SF. I live a block away from McLaren Park, 45 acres of parkland
My Environment
Leonard Flynn Elementary: language immersion school (Spanish), a Star school with limited resources that is changing each year due to more interest in immersion. Mostly Latino population, about 75% of children on free lunch
My Roles and Responsibilities
student teaching in a general ed kindergarten. I have also run a parent led visual arts program for the second grade as well as an art based summer camp.

Last updated: November 01 2006, 11:02 pm
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