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Kū Āina Pā School Garden Teacher Training & PDE3 Course Online this Summer

May 28, 2020


June 2 - 25, 2020
9:00 am – 10:30 am AND 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Virtual Learning Platform

The Kū ‘Āina Pā team will provide opportunities, cooperative learning strategies, and will model applications for teachers to learn experientially how to utilize the garden as an outdoor classroom. Learning from Master School Garden Educators and using the Hawaiʻi School Garden Curriculum Map, this 4-week online program will address 4 fundamental components of teaching and learning in a school garden: A Sense of Place, Living Soil and Living Plant, Nourishment, and Nature’s Design. Teachers will engage in 5.5 hours of synchronous instruction + one 30-minute 1-on-1 coaching call per week. Registration fees are $300 for one attendee or $250 per attendee for institutions sending teams of two or more. PDE3 credits are also available. Find more information and links to register at For more information email [email protected].