Bean Promoters Busy Handing Out Curriculum Kits
December 20, 2002
Northarvests new curriculum kit for elementary educators is being distributed to elementary schools across the region. Approximately 1,300 kits were sent to Minnesotas public elementary schools and North Dakotas public and private elementary schools. Lynne Bigwood, Northarvests Home Economist, attended the October 2002 Minnesota Education Association and the North Dakota Education Association conferences to hand out kits to 560 interested elementary teachers and make them aware that a fourth grade classroom instructor in each school had received a kit. Kerry Gruizenga, Lynnes daughter, assisted with the Minnesota trip and conference.The remaining kits (700+) will be mailed to private and charter schools in Minnesota.