2 results for month: 05/2015


Webinar – Innovative Ways to Fund Your School Garden Program

From our friends at EdWeb: Join us for the next Growing School Gardens webinar! Tuesday, May 19 at 4 p.m. Eastern Time Innovative Ways to Fund Your School Garden Program Presented by John Fisher, Director of Programs and Partnerships for Life Lab; with Kevin Hesser, Middle School Teacher and Co-Director of Gardens to Grow In In This Session There is no one way to fund a garden program - there are hundreds! In this webinar, Life Lab’s John Fisher and Gardens to Grow In’s Kevin Hesser will share a wide variety of ideas to finance your school garden program. From finding grants and supportive policy, to school garden micro-enter...

May 22, 2015 is School Garden Biodiversity Day

For the past 2 years, Imagine a Garden in Every School has celebrated School Garden Day on a Friday in May. This year, the date coincides with the World Biodiversity Day called by the United Nations. We know that School Gardens represent Biodiversity by their very nature. Some grow food; some grow native wildflowers - but all engage children and youth with our real and changing world. To highlight the convergence of food biodiversity in this year's celebration, USC Canada has offered a free gift to the first 20 teachers/garden educators to register their school's garden. All participants will receive a certificate. Here's how to ...