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Matt Powers teaches permaculture and regenerative gardening and farming to families, youth, schools, and adults all over the world through his online courses, videos, and books, which are now being used on all continents (except for Antartica.) Translations of his books are already available in Spanish, Polish, and Arabic with French and Italian coming soon. As an experienced educator with a masters degree in Education, Matt went from teaching high school students to teaching high school teachers and administrators to teaching districts and appearing at universities and conferences all over America and online, teaching permaculture and sustainable, regenerative skills and thinking. Matt provides daily inspirational and regenerative content online and is one of the most-followed permaculture teachers online with over 30,000 Twitter followers and tens of thousands of followers in his many Facebook groups and pages ranging in topics from permaculture education to entrepreneurship to gardening to fungi & more.
Author of the first middle school and high school permaculture textbook adopted by entire school districts and implemented into core curriculum pathways, Matt’s books include The Permaculture Student 1: textbook & workbook, The Permaculture Student 2, The Magic Beans, & Permaculture for School Gardens - constituting the first-ever K-12+ curricular arc. Matt also hosts two online courses: The Permaculture Student Online and Permaculture Gardening with Matt Powers. Matt is also the host of Permaculture Tonight, an iTunes & SoundCloud podcat, and a resident horticultural and gardening expert at the Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company (RareSeeds.com) - he appears on their Facebook page’s LIVE feed Mon-Thurs at 3pm Central Time. READ MORE>