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The Best Practices for Hiring Diversity

In the age of the internet, it’s become so much easier to find candidates who have different beliefs and values, or come from a different culture or socio-economic background. Despite this, other companies still find themselves struggling to incorporate diverse talent into their own team. Chef Koochooloo’s team was recently praised for having an inclusive [...]

By |2020-08-19T09:39:24-07:00July 8th, 2020|Company Blog|Comments Off on The Best Practices for Hiring Diversity

Celebrating Diversity for a Better Future!

The precarious circumstances surrounding society today, specifically the escalation of the now global “Black Lives Matter” movement, is a reminder of the little lives being shaped by the actions we as adults make today. The civilians currently kneeling in streets, donating to mourning victims’ families, and educating themselves about centuries long oppression, all do so [...]

By |2020-08-19T09:40:03-07:00June 8th, 2020|Company Blog|Comments Off on Celebrating Diversity for a Better Future!

The Delicious Recipe Behind Chef Koochooloo

  This week our team announced a major achievement in Chef Koochooloo’s development as a program that teaches kids the power of collaboration, STEAM skills, and cultural diversity by cooking healthy recipes. The National Science Foundation (NSF) selected us for a $750,000 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant, which will be used to support additional [...]

By |2020-08-19T09:40:49-07:00May 31st, 2019|Company Blog|Comments Off on The Delicious Recipe Behind Chef Koochooloo

15 Health Benefits of Pepper, According to Science (+5 Delicious Pepper Recipes)

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By |2020-08-19T09:42:05-07:00October 18th, 2017|Company Blog|Comments Off on 15 Health Benefits of Pepper, According to Science (+5 Delicious Pepper Recipes)

Summer Camp in Menlo Park

Come join us for our fun summer camp from June to August at Open Mind School! Who? Open to Ages 3-12 When? Monday-Friday 9am-3pm 8:00-9:00: Before Care 9:00-11:00 Farsi Class (Reading and Writing, Poetry, Song) 11:00-1:00 Gardening, Cooking and Lunch 1:00-2:00 Choice Time (Relax, Reading, Books, Art activity all in relation to the region of [...]

By |2018-04-30T08:22:17-07:00July 5th, 2017|Company Blog|Comments Off on Summer Camp in Menlo Park

Technology in the Classroom? A teacher’s perspective

Technology is everywhere in today's world. This powerful tool is changing our lives. Education is just beginning to explore the potential technology provides for teaching and learning, and teachers are using technology in the classroom more frequently than ever before. Technology is changing teaching and the way students learn, but is it really helping teachers [...]

By |2019-04-13T00:46:33-07:00May 5th, 2015|Company Blog|Comments Off on Technology in the Classroom? A teacher’s perspective

I Love the Chef Koochooloo Program!

My name is Jenny and I am an international student from China, studying marketing. The concept of Chef Koochooloo is very new to me. The teachers teach kids how to cook and at the same time teaching them basic history, science, and geography. This totally different from my experiences in my native country. In China, [...]

By |2019-04-13T00:46:33-07:00April 2nd, 2015|Company Blog|Comments Off on I Love the Chef Koochooloo Program!

It’s so Nice, I get to do it Twice!

On my second day volunteering, the recipe that the kids made was called Black-eyed Bean Salad. It’s a dish that originated from a country in the African continent, Senegal. Its capital is the city of Dakar has a population of 13 million. Senegal’s official language is French.  The type of instruction is interactive where kids [...]

By |2019-04-13T00:46:33-07:00March 13th, 2015|Company Blog|1 Comment

My First Chef Koochooloo Experience

My name is Citlaly Jimenez, a De Anza College student and currently studying psychology and child development. I have always loved kids and cooking, which made volunteering for Chef Koochooloo a perfect fit for me! I was a little nervous on my first day of teaching at Fairwood Elementary, but overall, I was filled with [...]

By |2019-04-13T00:46:34-07:00March 10th, 2015|Company Blog|Comments Off on My First Chef Koochooloo Experience