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DeKalb County School Garden Resources

Garden items on a plate for investigation  Welcome to the DeKalb County School Garden Resource page.  This page provides seasonal school garden maintenance tasks, lesson recommendations, and resources to support teachers in the garden and schoolyard standards-based learning activities.

School Master Gardener Program

Teachers investigating a school garden Each year, Fernbank Science Center, in partnership with UGA Cooperative Extension's Master Gardener Program, offers a School Master Gardener certification course to teams of DCSD teachers.  This program involves 8 full days of in-person training and culminates in school team garden projects and the opportunity to qualify as a certified Master Gardener. Click here for more details.

Lesson of the Month

Highlight garden lessons for specific units

Seasonal Garden Tasks

January: Order seeds, protect tender crops with row cover, plan spring garden
DeKalb School Garden Activities
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