If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement and mystery of the world we live in.
— Rachel Carson, Author of Silent Spring

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These articles and resources provide additional information, insights, and opinions on the importance of outdoor education and the value of school and community gardens.

Why school gardens?

Let it Grow

How gardening can help build healthier, happier kids

School Gardens: Raining more than just food

10 ways to help kids fall in love with being outside

Back to School: Back Outside! Create High Performing Students