Workshops at the Garden Classroom

Life Lab Garden Classroom Workshops

Graduate Education CreditIn the amazing Garden Classroom and beyond, Life Lab has trained tens of thousands of educators. Join us as we bring learning to life in the garden!

That was THE BEST workshop ever! You & John did a great job. I learned so much. Plus, I felt like I was on a mini-vacation. I'm all blissed out!
Thanks again, Rachel Grottke 

Email from workshop participant, received 3/6/13.
 

Upcoming Educator Workshops in the Life Lab Garden Classroom:

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Tuesday, April 29, 2014 – 9AM-3PM

Plant It, Grow It, Eat It! Garden-Enhanced Nutrition Education – Spring Version (Grades K-8) – Cost: $150/person. 1 semester unit of graduate education credit available for an additional $60.

 

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Friday, May 23, 2014 – 9AM-3PM

Growing Healthy, Strong, Inspired Teens: Youth Empowerment for Educators Working with High School-Age Youth - Cost: $150/person. 1 semester unit of graduate education credit available for an additional $60. Please register by: May 9th, 2014

 

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Thursday-Friday, July 24-25, 2014 – 9:00AM-3:30PM

The Growing Classroom: 2-Day Intensive on Garden-Based Learning (Grades 2-6) – Cost: $300/person. 1 semester unit of graduate education credit available per day for an additional $60 fee per day. Please register by: July 9th, 2014

 

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Saturday, August 23, 2014 – 9AM-3PM

Sowing the Seeds of Wonder: Discovering the Garden in Early Childhood Education (Grades PreK-K) - Cost: $150/person. 1 semester unit of graduate education credit available for an additional $60. Please register by: August 8th, 2014

 

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Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10AM-4PM
Santa Cruz School Food and Gardens Tour – Cost: $100/person. $85/person when registering 4 or more.  Please register by: September 4, 2014


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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 9AM-3PM
Plant It, Grow It, Eat It! Garden-Enhanced Nutrition Education – Fall Version (Grades K-8) – Cost: $150/person. 1 semester unit of graduate education credit available for an additional $60. Please register by: September 5, 2014

 
 

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Attend a workshop at our Garden Classroom training center and:

  • be inspired by our model educational garden site
  • take a walking tour of the 25-acre UCSC Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems organic farm
  • meet and learn from other garden-based educators
  • enjoy a farm fresh meal
  • take home loads of useful resources

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Payment Options

  • To register online and pay by credit card or pay pal, click the appropriate order button above.
  • To print and mail or fax your registration and payment, use this form.
  • Or by phone at (831) 459-2001

Financial Aid

Life Lab offers a limited number of workshop fee reductions based on need and anticipated impact. Click here for an application for Financial Assistance

For questions, please contact Whitney Cohen at 831.459.3833 or education@lifelab.org

 

Life Lab and collaborators offer more training opportunities through occasional grant funded programs. Learn more.

Life Lab can provide a workshop for your staff at your site. Click for details.