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Outside is In: The Blossoming Heatlh and Academic Benefits of School Gardens

Outside is In

The Blossoming Health and Academic Benefits of School Gardens

by Carina Storrs | CNN | Aug 19, 2015

Research suggests that school gardens help students get excited about school and do better on tests. John J. Pershing Elementary School is one of many schools in low-income neighborhoods in Texas that are partnering with REAL School Gardens, a program that helps schools plan and build their garden based on students’ designs. To learn more, visit http://www.cnn.com/2015/08/14/health/healthy-school-gardens/index.html