Print

Print


Posted soon on the CTEARN website will be two Horticulture Workshops for
this Summer

*June 21-24:* *Landscape Design, Installation and Maintenance*: From start
to finish this workshop will teach you how to take a given site, conduct a
site analysis, draw a plan, install the plants and hardscapes (rock walls
and water features) and how to plant, mulch, prune, fertilize and provided
environmentally sound maintenance techniques to an established landscape.
Hands-On and Dirty !  (Max of 20 teachers)
Location: Griffin Tech, 501 Varsity Road, Griffin Ga. 30223

*July 19-21: Plant Science Experiments:* This workshop will provide teachers
with expanded content knowledge and laboratory/field experience in the area
of plant science.  Topics include plant anatomy and physiology as well as
the growing environment with a focus on hands-on lab activities appropriate
for the agriscience classroom.  Experiments related to leaf function, root
systems, floral anatomy, seed germination, plant tropisms, and basic
pathology.
Goal: Inspire educators to take hands on lab experiences back to their
students and teach with renewed enthusiasm and inspiration.
Location: Fernbank Science Center,  156 Heaton Park Dr Atlanta, Ga 30307


Dr. Teri Hamlin
North Region Agriculture Education
Georgia Department of Education
204C Four Towers University of Georgia
Athens, Ga 30602
706-552-4461 / 706-540-0032
[log in to unmask]