ANNOUNCING: In-Person JMG Teacher
Come join us for the in-person 2021 JMG® School Garden
Tuesday, June 29, 2021, 8:30am-12pm
Learn, Grow, Eat & Go!
(LGEG) is the popular research & evidence-based curriculum project of the International Junior Master Gardener® Program.
LGEG grows good kids through an interdisciplinary program combining academic achievement, gardening, nutrient-dense food experiences, physical activity, and school & family engagement.
NEW! Learn, Grow, Eat & Go Online Course for Students!
It’s almost here! Whether your elementary students are learning in person or at a distance, they will soon be able to join a Learn, Grow, Eat & Go class and complete their learning & growing experience at their own pace in the new AgriLife Learn course platform!
Whether it’s through school, a independent learning project at home, or a virtual summer class at-a-distance, your students will love the hands on lessons & activities leaning them to grow their own thriving garden and become a chef to prepare delicious recipes along with us! COURSE OPENS MAY 3!
Now Available! JMG Online Curriculum & Teacher Trainings
These new, self-directed and engaging courses for teachers, volunteers and Extension will serve as a dynamic professional development training as well as a new, multimedia curricular options for popular JMG teacher guides:
Those completing this courses will be equipped to teach fun and effective lessons from each module/content areas and lead students to earn certifications. Course registration includes access to all course content, video resources and printable lesson PDFs for one full year.
“The kids’ JMG t-shirts are like the uniform of our JMG school garden team! The kids love them!! We had some sponsors to pay for the cost & were able to get our shirts customized with our school name on the front PLUS our sponsors logos on the back. The sponsors love them, too!!” 8th grade teacher
The Junior Master Gardener curriculum engages children in novel, “hands-on” group and individual learning experiences that promote a love of gardening, develop an appreciation for the environment, and cultivate the mind.
The success of our program relies upon the JMG Teachers/Leaders. We have a full library of resources that will prepare teachers & leaders to successfully engage students in this novel program.