At Education Outside, we're committed to advancing science in public schools, outdoors. We transform school gardens into lush, living laboratories where learning comes naturally. Our innovative service corps brings nature and science directly into the hands of thousands of elementary students each year.
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Our blog highlights stories from the field, the latest news, compelling articles, and insightful commentary from our staff and Corps members.

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Alice Fong Yu Middle School Green Club Members host their 1st farmer's market of the school year. They also go on a field trip to a local market and interviewed one of the farmers. Read to find out what they learned.

Our intern reflects on what he learned at Education Outside.

A look at what's been happening this fall at one of our new partner schools this year. 

What Our Students Are Learning This Spring

Many of our students are studying insects, states of matter, weather and microclimates, California native plants and much more through experimentation and cooking in their Education Outside outdoor classroom! Students have also been participating in walk-to-school days and going on field trips to a number of green spaces in San Francisco including local farms, gardens and parks. 

Apr 22
Bike & Roll to School Day
San Francisco
Apr 22
May 1
Living Schoolyard Month Kickoff
SFPUC San Francisco
May 1, 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Upcoming Events

Learn about upcoming garden work days, community trainings, notable lectures, and even a happy hour or two.

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