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  • Thursday, February 14, 2013 | Filed under Partnership Application

    Lizard Lair 

    Leapin' lizards!  This year could be the year that your school gets a new learning garden!  We are currently accepting applications for new school partners in Fort Worth ISD, Dallas ISD, Birdville ISD, Arlington ISD and Grand Prairie ISD.  Applications received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2013 will be reviewed in April with interviews of select schools to follow.  If you are a school in one of our partner districts that is passionate about engaging children outdoors and at least 70% of your student population is eligible for free/reduced lunch, please complete an application and submit it ...

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  • Monday, July 2, 2012 | Filed under Partnership Application


    REAL school gardens are stimulating, inviting and beautiful spaces that encourage a child's learning across subject matters.  They are unique outdoor classrooms designed to provide hands-on, experiential learning opportunities for elementary-aged children.  This real-world learning can be integrated into all academic subject areas and has been shown to benefit children by boosting academic achievement, nurturing healthy lifestyles, cultivating life skills and promoting environmental stewardship.


    Do you know of a North Texas elementary school whose students would benefit from having an outdoor learning classroom (school garden) at their school?  Well here’s your chance to make that dream a reality!  REAL School Gardens’ partner application process is now open! 


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