RESOURCES
connect to teaching tools, peer-to-peer networks & Georgia standards-aligned lesson plans.....plus links to learning about urban mini farming, biointensive growing and community building!

"....thank you for sparking my interest and providing the resources to bring this idea to fruition. It was such a rich experience!"

- Chekema Hector-Browne, Science & Technology Coach, Summerour Middle School, Norcross, GA , referencing the PBL-based  Story Poles project which challenged students to connect Forest Fires with Leadership Skills.
SOURCES OF (the coolest we find) LESSON PLANS
Environmental Education Alliance of Georgia
National Education Association (tie hurricanes into cross-curricular learning!)

(we've found LOTS more, but haven't had a chance to update this list....if you want some links on any
subject or grade level, please contact us today!)

PEER-TO-PEER INSPIRATION
Georgia School Gardens Network
edWeb.net Princeton, NJ
City Sprouts  Cambridge, MA
Garden Mosaics  Columbus, OH
The Edible Schoolyard Project  Berkeley, CA
Center for Eco Literacy   Berkeley, CA
 
LEARN ABOUT BIOINTENSIVE FARMING
Ecology Action  Willits, CA
Empowering Communities (video) Kenya, Africa
 
LEARN ABOUT PERMACULTURE
Permaculture Principles  Mitchell Shire, Australia
 Permaculture Principles in Practice  (video) University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
 
FOREST REVITALIZATION & FARMING
Trees Atlanta   Atlanta, GA
Forest Farming USDA, National Agroforestry Center
Growing Alternative Crops Under A Forest Canopy University of Georgia Extension, Athens, GA
 
LEARN ABOUT CIVIC ECOLOGY
 
STUDIES & DATA
The Center for Green Schools   US Green Building Council
 
 
 
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