Do you have challenges with your School Garden? School Garden Support Organization (SGSO) Network may have solutions for you.
School Garden Supporters Unite! As part of the 2021 National Children and Youth Garden Virtual Symposium, the SGSO Network is hosting a virtual networking event on July 7 at 1pm PST/4pm EST for School Garden practitioners from across the nation. Register here to attend. You need not be a registered attendee of the Garden Symposium to attend this networking event, but please consider checking it out here.
Present your challenge at a SGSO Solution Session. In these structured peer-to-peer one-hour sessions, participants will be divided into groups to workshop and provide solutions for the school garden challenges facing members. Each session will focus on a specific theme. If you have a challenge that needs support follow the links below to sign up to present your challenge and receive group consultation at an upcoming session. Registration links for the sessions will go live at a later date once presenters are finalized.
Building School Culture Solution Session (July 21) Sign up by June 18 to present.
Funding and Sustainability Solution Session (August 25) Sign up by July 23 to present.
Dive into the Virtual School Gardens Tour. On April 27, students nationwide viewed Growing School Gardens: the first ever coast-to-coast virtual school gardens tour - an amazing teaching tool for kids and adults alike on the power of school gardens. It is not too late to watch! Watch the full tour or check out each stop on the Viewer Guide, along with accompanying garden activities to bring the learning to live.