2019 Edible Academy Summer Workshop

June 18, 2019 @ 8:00AM — June 21, 2019 @ 12:00PM

Cultivating the Outdoor Classroom

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Edible Education

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


2019 Edible Academy Summer Workshop

for Teachers & Garden Educators

Three-day workshop | June 18-20, 2019 | Gregory-Lincoln Education Center

Dates: Tue, 6/18, Wed, 6/19, 8am - 3pm & Thur, 6/20, 8am - 12pm; 15 hrs CEU

Scholarships Available Deadline: May 24th. Submit the Application.

Registration limited to parties of two from a school garden site. After that please call 713.880.5540 X1019 to see if there is an open spot, space is limited.

For more info, download the flyer. Lunches & Field Trip transportation included.

Urban Harvest's Edible Academy workshop provides educators, youth garden coordinators and parents with hands-on lessons, techniques and curriculum for using your school garden and Outdoor Classroom as exciting educational tools. Participants will explore lessons in gardening and culinary arts that support TEKS objectives in the core subjects . . . making learning memorable and tasty too!

The Edible Academy: Cultivating the Outdoor Classroom builds upon our professional development series and enables us to include more teachers, parents, students and schools in participating in outdoor education. Workshop Includes:
  • Hands-on Garden Instruction
  • Garden Class Demonstration
  • Lunch on Days 1 & 2
  • School Garden Tours w/Transportation
  • Edible Academy Notebook w/Lessons & Resources
  • Edible Academy Giveaways!
  • Workshop participants earn 15 CPEs

"Edible education is a way for kids to become in touch with where their food comes from and actually be able to grow, harvest, eat and cook it. They learn all of that, but more importantly it's about teaching them how to take ownership of their own health."
— Kellie Karavias, Culinary Arts Educator
— Gregory Lincoln Education Center