2018/10/23 & 10/24 - School Garden Classroom Training (2-part Training)
Mathews Elementary School Garden Teacher with Students WEBSI

School Garden Classroom Training

Dates & Times:
Oct 23, 6:00-8:00pm & Oct 24, 6:00-8:00pm

Location:
Sustainable Food Center
2921 E 17th St Bldg C
Austin, TX 78702 (view map)

Help make lessons and concepts come alive in the garden! This 2-part training is for teachers, parents, and community members who would like to build their skills in using the school garden as an outdoor classroom using garden-themed lessons. Each night will cover different content, so please plan to attend both nights. This training will be co-led by peer facilitators who are long-time school gardeners and have years of experience managing school gardens in the Austin Area. Peer facilitators will share classroom management best practices and a variety of TEKS-aligned K-12 lessons and activities for different subjects to engage students in hands-on learning outdoors.

Class participants must be 16 and older. Youth ages 12-15 may attend with close parent/guardian supervision during class.

*CEU credit hours provided through AISD

*Childcare available by request (request must be made up to 2 weeks before the event).

*Snacks will be provided.

*Registration closes three business days before class. All attendees must register to attend.

Questions? Contact Bianca Bidiuc Peterson at bianca@sustainablefoodcenter.org or 512-220-1097.

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