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Life Lab cultivates children's love of learning, healthy food, and nature through garden-based education.

Resources from Life Lab and our Garden Classroom Field Trips


From the California School Garden Network

  • The Creating and Sustaining Your School Garden workshop resources are great for those starting a school garden or training others that are new to school gardening. They include videos, handouts, trainer outlines, a PowerPoint presentation, and the downloadable book Gardens for Learning

  • Garden-enhanced nutrition education resources


From the California Department of Education's Nutrition Services Division

Farm Based Education Association 

Sustainable Agriculuture Education Association


Farm Field Trip Manuals from various organizations can be found here


UCSC Environmental Studies Classes Taught by Life Lab Education Director Whitney Cohen

Teaching Environmental Education Syllabus 2015 – ENVS 177

Environmental Interpretation Syllabus-Internship Required


Farm and Garden Education Songs

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Life Lab provides truly inspiring training. Their breadth of experience, joy for teaching, and commitment to sharing knowledge highlight the best practices in food and garden education.
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Terry had another awesome two weeks at Life Lab. I think he learns more there than in any other part of his year. School is great, but he’s passionate (and often dogmatic) about what he learns there.
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