Horticulture in Schools

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A “Growing” Interest in Learning

Horticulture Center at Garfield Park Academy. The center functions as a quiet oasis for students, where they can connect with nature and get their hands dirty. Students learn patience and how to care for plants through hands-on earth science lessons. They also learn career skills: the classroom is set up to run as a full-service flower shop, so students learn about marketing, salesmanship, order taking, and cash register operation.

By | 2018-01-30T19:46:16+00:00 November 15th, 2017|News|Comments Off on A “Growing” Interest in Learning