Katy Farber is a professional development coordinator, author, and former sixth grade teacher from Vermont. She writes about education, parenting, the environment and sustainability for various websites and publications, and lives in the Vermont woods with her family.  Katy works to elevate the voices of students, teachers, and parents, and advocates for children’s health, leadership, authentic learning and deep, powerful service for others and the natural world.




  • The Order of the Trees received The Nature Generation Honor Book Award for 2015
  • Vermont Teacher of the Year Alternate, 2014
  • Why Great Teachers Quit nominated for Prose Award, 2011
  • Earthwatch Educational Fellowship Awardee, 2006

Please visit the press page to learn more.  For more information about her books, or to schedule an interview or presentation, please contact Katy at katyfarber (at) gmail.com.