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 program brings science and nature directly into the hands of more than 14,000 schoolchildren each year.
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Our blog highlights stories from the field, the latest news, compelling articles, and insightful commentary.

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Education Outside received a $500,000 grant to support high-needs children in SFUSD elementary schools.

A big congratulations to our graduating class of service members.

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.

What Our Students Are Learning This Summer

School is out for summer, but our students continue to engage in the natural world around them.

Aug 17
First Day of School
San Francisco
Aug 17
Aug 17
Boot Camp Begins
San Francisco
Aug 17
Sep 8
SFUSD Green Schoolyards Meeting
Everett Middle School, San Francisco
Sep 8, 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Upcoming Events

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

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