Experts across America have contributed to our new K-12 curriculum designed to educate the next generation of food system leaders.

Know Your Food,  the Lexicon’s new online education platform, uses short films, photography, and expert interviews to communicate how our food system works.

[The Lexicon's Douglas Gayeton explains sustainability to high school students in Ames, Iowa]

[Sample films from the series.]

The curriculum features 24 short award-winning films that explain topics ranging from food sovereignty to CSAs, and includes study guides to provoke stimulating conversation and reflection.
The Lexicon’s storytelling approach breaks complex concepts down into approachable, engaging scenes that meet viewers where they are.
Words are the building blocks for new ideas. They can empower students by providing them the fluency to better understand and discuss their food system.
Each learning module introduces a range of terms and principles gathered by Lexicon experts to make even the most complex food system challenges approachable and easily understood.
Words are the building blocks for new ideas. They can empower students by providing them the fluency to better understand and discuss their food system.
Each learning module introduces a range of terms and principles gathered by Lexicon experts to make even the most complex food system challenges approachable and easily understood.
See stories of everyday heroes from across the US designed to inspire the next generation of champions to build a better food system.
The Lexicon’s storytelling team captures the personal insights and experiences of food and agricultural experts across the value chain, showing what and who change looks like.
Six interactive learning modules designed with teacher guides and self-guided lessons so students can work at their own pace.
Our learning modules begin by exploring the foundations of our food system, then expand to show how food travels from the field to our forks.

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