Dan Kaplan

Dan Kaplan is an interactive media producer for the Wisconsin Media Lab. Wisconsin Media Lab produces cost-free K-12 multimedia educational content that aligns to academic standards and spans all curricular areas. Before joining Wisconsin Media Lab, Dan developed a wide range of media for museums and educational institutions such as The National Archives, The Museum of Tolerance and The National World War II Museum.

Why Soil Matters

Milwaukee urban farmer Will Allen explains the role of soil in creating a food system that can sustain our growing global population.

Your City, Your Food

If you needed to grow food in your city, where would you do it? How do you find space with healthy soil, safe water, and adequate sunlight? How do you know the space is safe, affordable, and accessible to the community? This QUEST classroom activity shows you how.