John Fisher’s talk at the 2017 IMGC is made possible, in part, through the generosity of Timber Press.
Since 1996 John has worked exclusively in farm- and garden-based education programs teaching preschool through high school students and providing professional development opportunities for thousands of educators. When he is not at work he is gardening at home or teaching in his son’s school garden.
Gardening Projects for Kids: 101 Ways to get KIDS outside, DIRTY, and having FUN. Through hands-on participation and a presentation author John Fisher will share activities and insight from his book Gardening Projects for Kids. John and his co-author Whitney Cohen interviewed over 20 family gardeners to learn their tips and tricks for engaging kids in garden-based crafts, tasks, and cooking. Come prepared to learn new activities and design ideas to get kids having fun in the garden.