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Since 2012, Massachusetts Agriculture in the Classroom has been mentoring new schools through their start up phases of school gardening.


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Applications and mentoring is open to teachers who:

  1. Want to start a new school garden and integrate agriculture into their classroom, 

  2. Are in the beginning stages of school garden & agriculture programming, or

  3. Wish to revitalize existing programs and gardens




Mentored schools are a part of our program for two years, and:

  • Attend an initial cohort meeting on August 4 2015

  • Attend cohort meetings at the Fall and Spring Mass Ag conferences

  • Have a one on one initial consultation

  • Receive season visits from our coordinator and/or mentors

  • On-going phone and e-mail support from coordinator and/or mentors

  • Apply for a mini-grant or stipend for supplies

  • Receive a kit of resources

  • Create a lesson or activity to share with their cohort and other Massachusetts educators 



The application period is currently closed.




To apply you must

  1. Be a teacher working within a Massachusetts elementary, middle, or high school

  2. Have school principal or supervisor support



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