Initiatives

UA Workshop Course

  • Training trains university students through classroom and community engaged learning in low-income schools

 

STEM Outreach

  • Connects natural and social science researchers and artists with teachers and students in their classrooms and trains them to use the garden as a site for learning the scientific method, the formal principles of discovery and the practices of artistic creativity.

 

Regional Support

  • Providing consultation, teacher training and infrastructure support to schools outside of the UA intern network

 

Teacher Trainings

  • Instructing teachers through professional learning community monthly workshops and conferences, including monthly Green Academy workshops

 

Jumpstart Program

  • Provides tuition for low-income high school students active in their school garden to experience a class on the University of Arizona campus;