Life Lab cultivates children's love of learning, healthy food, and nature through garden-based education.
School Garden Program Management - July 26th, 2019
07/26/2019 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM PT
The Garden Classroom
Santa Cruz, CA
United States of America
Why do some school gardens take root and become well-established, while others struggle? In this workshop, we will discuss key elements of well-integrated school garden programs. Together, we'll explore different, sustainable school garden program models; planning tools to align year-round garden activities with academic and garden care goals; methods for assessing garden programs; and strategies for increasing funding. Graduate education units available.
10% Early-Bird Registration Discount will be applied in check-out process for workshops registered 14 days prior to workshop start date.
K-6 educators interested in enhancing their garden program.
Key Workshop Components
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Garden Program Models - How do schools teach in gardens?
Smart Garden Design
Engaging the Community in Year-round Garden Caretaking
Year-round Program Planning and Evaluation
Innovative Ways to Fund Your Program
Best practices with other outdoor educators who are creating a culture of garden based learning at their schools