Get Outta the House!

Taking the Common Core standards outside.

Training at Soil Born Farms

Training at Soil Born Farms

Looking for a way to change your school’s blacktop out and plant some native California vegetation instead? Want a fun summer training that could qualify you for grant money next school year? I received an e-mail from Karleen Vollherbst, coordinator of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Schoolyard Habitat Program earlier this week. The curriculum […]

Read Full Article

School Gardening Grants

School Gardening Grants

This is not a comprehensive list of all the school gardening grants and opportunities available, but this will get you started. Keep in touch with your school district grant writer. American Association of Dermatologists, $8,000 for school shade California Fertilizer Foundation, $1,200 California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom Literacy for Life, $500-$1,500,  This website regularly lists leads […]

Read Full Article