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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Greetings from the Garden! 


Welcome back to the outdoor classroom at the Sherman Garden.

Hope you are all well. We've been busy absorbing green schoolyard inspiration over afternoon fikas (coffee and cake breaks) for the past two days.

What Our Students Are Learning This Year

There are so many lessons to be learned from engaging in daily explorations of the school garden.

Apr 23
Volunteer at Dianne Feinstein Elementary School Garden
Dianne Feinstein Elementary School, 2550 25th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94116
Apr 23, 11:00am to 4:00pm
Apr 23
Volunteers needed - prep for big work day!
Bryant Elementary, 2641 25th St, San Francisco, CA 94110
Apr 23, 9:00am to 1:00pm
Start/end time subject to change
Apr 23
Work Party at Sheridan Elementary
Sheridan Elementary School, 431 Capitol Ave, San Francisco, CA 94112
Apr 23, 10:00am to 2:00pm

Upcoming Events

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

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