Garden-based learning course for educators
Join us for this dynamic professional development course for K-12 teachers and community educators. Held in the award-winning Troy Kids' Garden, this course emphasizes hands-on, inquiry-based instruction. There is room to be inspired, generate ideas, and gather resources for your own school or community youth garden. Enrollment is limited to twenty-two participants.
Course Topics Include: youth garden planning and design, funding and resources, recommended tools and supplies, organic gardening and permaculture methods, outdoor classroom pedagogy, garden-based nutrition and cooking, nature study and games, program evaluation, art in the garden, and more!