Jenna Collins

Homeschool Director - Public Programs Director

A South Jersey local, Jenna has a combination of book smarts from Rowan University and natural knowledge from a life in the outdoors. Graduated with a B.A. in Health and Exercise Science, certified to teach K-12, Health and Physical Education in New Jersey as well as certified in Adventure and Experiential Learning. She is the future of the education field combining her classroom teaching experience with her love for the outdoors. She has grown up in a family that excels in the outdoors, from skiing and hiking Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains to fishing and exploring the Jersey Pine Barrens. Jenna wishes to educate and share the experience of hands-on environmental education with as many children as she can.

Recent Posts

Nature Poetry by Upper Level Homeschool Students
On April 28th, 2014 by Jenna

Ms. Pam’s Upper Level Homeschool class started their Ecology semester by nature poems. Here are a few examples of the students poetry. Bonds and Relationships Nature is so full Of bonds and relationships Look around and see. The soil helps … Continue reading

Homeschool Update
On March 26th, 2014 by Jenna

The Lower Level Winter Homeschool Program was full of fearless students who braved the harsh winter weather to enjoy nature and spend a few hours a week exploring the farm. The students participated in classes about winter birds, patterns in … Continue reading

Thank You Summer Camp Families
On October 31st, 2012 by Jenna

Dear Summer Camp Families- Another summer has passed and the school year is in full swing. It’s hard to believe the camp season ended less than 6 weeks ago and yet it seems like the school year has been around … Continue reading

Scout Programs @ Fernbrook Farms
On October 31st, 2012 by Jenna

Scout Programs @ Fermbrook Farms        Is your son or daughter in Scouts and their troop is looking to complete a badge such as wilderness survival, naturalist, conservation, astronomy, or teambuilding?  Fernbrook Farms Education Center could help your troop … Continue reading

Fernbrook Favorite Fall Soup
On October 31st, 2012 by Jenna

Favorite Fall Soup Recipe  Curried Red Lentil Soup adapted from Martha Stewart Living, March 2012 -1 scallion (or 1/2 onion) minced (tiny pieces) -2 inches of fresh ginger, peeled and minced -4 cloves of garlic, minced -3-4 carrots, diced (still … Continue reading