The purpose of this course is to share best practices and resources to establishing and managing successful school garden programs in early childhood centers. Participants will learn the steps to starting a new school garden, funding requirements, curricular resources, and basic design features that all school gardens should follow. Additionally, participants will engage in a hands-on activity demonstrating how school garden can support standards-based learning and hear from a panel of experts on best practices. Come with questions and concerns!
2.0 Professional Learning Units
Course Knowledge Area(s): Curriculum, Learning Environments
Date: January 17th, 2014
Location:Office of the State Superintendent of Education 810 First Street NE, Washington DC 9th Floor, Room 9014