Through the Farm to School Program, Guidestone provides Professional Development Opportunities for teachers that focus on providing background information, resources, ideas, and support for incorporating garden education curriculum into the classroom.

If you would like to learn more about Guidestone’s upcoming professional development sessions, or would like to work with us to custom develop a professional development workshop, please contact

Resources for Garden-Based Curriculum Standards

Life Lab
Garden-Enhanced Nutrition Education
Common Core and Next Generation Science in the Garden

Collective School Garden Network
Teaching to the Standards

Michigan State University Extension
Connecting the School Garden to Curriculum Standards

Edible Schoolyard
Resource Library – Free Lesson Plans and Materials