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Plant Growth & Development Junior Master Gardener Online Teacher Training is a new, self-directed and engaging 2.5hr training course for teachers, volunteers and Extension and will serve as a dynamic professional development opportunity for as well as a new, multimedia curricular option for the Plant Growth and Development chapter from the JMG Level One (Grades 3-5) Teacher Guide.

Interested in testing it out for free? This is what we need from you:

  • Send us an email with your name, title, grade level(s) of students you work with and your city/state.
  • If you’re selected, you’ll be provided with access link to enroll in training course for free.
  • Training will need to be completed within one week after enrolling.
  • At the completion of the course, you will be asked to complete a brief survey about the course functionality.
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Those completing this course will be equipped to teach fun, effective lessons from each module/content areas and lead students to earn their Junior Master Gardener certification in Plant Growth & Development.

A JMG Professional Development Certificate documenting completion of 2.5 hours of training would be available at the conclusion of the course.
[vc_testimonial author=”Shelley Mitchell, Ph.D. ” company=”Asst. Extension Specialist, Youth Programs OSU Dept of Horticulture”]”I think watching the lessons and seeing how simple they are will help teachers get more enthusiastic about using the program.”[/vc_testimonial]
All video content in the course of lessons, songs, etc. will be complimented by printable PDF copies of pages adapted from the JMG Level One Curricula.

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