Who We Are

Seed Life Skills is a research-based, living curriculum grown from the vision of food education advocate, dedicated father and Chef Hugh Acheson.

We are a collaborative effort between culinary, university, and industry professionals, school administrators, parents, teachers, movers and makers dedicated to preparing our next generation of dreamers, doers, and leaders.

We are a proud member of the Alliance for Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS). FCS is the profession previously known as “Home Economics.” Learn more about us at


captain-planetWe are a non-profit entity under fiscal sponsorship by the Captain Planet Foundation, check out the great work they do here –>


What We Do

We provide materials that assist in teaching essential, real life navigation skills often lost from contemporary school curriculum. We focus on providing low-cost, or no-cost resources, made by teachers and for teachers with topics including hands-on culinary instruction, conscious consumer economics, and D.I.Y. design principles.