Environmental Educators Visit Garden
Posted: July 26, 2012 at 6:40 p.m.
Errin Slinkard talked with visitors from the Arkansas Environmental Education Association on Thursday about the tower of gourds and water feature behind Russell D. Jones Elementary School’s garden.
The Arkansas Environmental Education Association is finishing its 2012 Expo in Fayetteville today. Their mission, according to their website, is to promote environmental education and the work of environmental educators.
Other schools in the district also use outdoor or garden spaces to teach children.
Bonnie Grimes Elementary School has an outdoor classroom.
Eastside Elementary School has a greenhouse.
Grace Hill Elementary School has a garden by its pavilion.
Birch Kirksey Middle School special education classes have a garden plot.
Rogers High School has a greenhouse for class projects.
Source: Rogers School District
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