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Summer Institute for Garden Based Teaching

Summer Institute for Garden-Based Teaching

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The Washington Youth Garden hosted the Virtual Summer Institute for Garden-based Teaching in 2020. The series was designed for pre-K through grade 5 classroom teachers, but is relevant to all teachers.

You should watch this training if you are interested in:

  • Increasing student engagement by providing hands-on learning experiences for students,
  • Increasing the amount of time teachers are teaching standards-based, hands-on lessons in the school garden and on school grounds, and
  • Supporting other teachers within your school to use the garden as a teaching tool and community resource.

Topics included:

For more information about the Summer Institute for Garden-Based Teaching program, please contact Sam Ullery, school garden specialist, at [email protected].