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Social Emotional Learning Primer

Doug and I spent the month of June delivering workshops on Social Emotional Learning in the Garden.  The more I prepared for these workshops the...

3 No-Fail Fall Crops

Fall is often overlooked as a gardening season since there’s more “buzz” around spring planting. But here’s some great news: you can grow a beautiful...

Borrow STEM Supplies

Shopping for “school supplies” is a late summer rite of passage into the new school year. We want to save you some money and help...

Schedule a Workshop

We’ve revamped our ProfessionalDevelopment offerings and invite you to review the topics below. We frequently hear workshop participants say, “I wish my entire grade level...

Teacher Spotlight: Lenora Barron

Lenora Barron has been a physical education teacher for 34 years and will be hanging up her whistle this year. After starting her career in...

Summer Workshops

Registration is now open for four one-day workshops. Amy and Doug are traveling across the state to:  Beaufort County (June 15) Cancelled Forsyth County (June 17) Full...

Teacher Spotlight: Jackie Tingen

It was only 3 years ago that Jackie Tingen met Amy and Doug and began incorporating AgEd into her STEM enhancement classes at Dixon Road...

Seeds! Seeds! Seeds!

Is the rain (or mud) keeping you out of the garden? Use the Square Foot Seeds video to guide classroom (or at-home) preparation of radish...

Teacher Spotlight: Jennifer Brazee

Jennifer Brazee has been teaching for 14 years and is currently a K-5 “Connect” teacher at North Kannapolis Elementary in the Kannapolis City School System....