Evening Facilitator: Michael Becker (MEd)
Michael is the Program Coordinator and Teacher for the FACS (Food and Conservation Science) Program at Hood River Middle School a public School in Hood River, OR. The FACS program deeply integrates students into design issues and follows a Permaculture inspired curriculum to design highly functional and productive solutions. Michael has spent the past 20 years refining ways to help students internalize and personalize their role as lifelong learners in this world. The FACS program serves as a model for what can be accomplished when one commits to a location, rolls up their sleeves and sees a bigger vision for kids and communities.