Youth Garden Educator Workshop

WSU is hosting a two-day workshop for educators working with youth on garden projects. Master Gardener Volunteers, 4-H leaders, elementary school teachers and all others in Pierce County who work with youth in gardens are invited to participate in this hands-on training. Topics include:

  • Preparing your community and planning for a successful youth garden Practical youth garden design and plant selection
  • Experiential learning model and outdoor classroom management
  • Connecting garden education with Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards
  • Garden activity examples

When: June 27th and 28th
Where: WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center (2606 West Pioneer Puyallup, WA 98371)

The cost for the workshop is $75, and clock hours are pending approval. For more information, visit

WSU Garden Education

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