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Newsletters, Gardening Tips and More

Master Gardeners as Mentors
Master Gardener Mentor and FoodCorps Service Member

Master Gardeners mentor FoodCorps Service Members at 30 Oakland Unified School District schools. The School Gardens Team sends a monthly newsletter tailored to the Bay Area climate and curated for vegetables that can be grown within the school year. 

OUSD School Garden Toolkit

Monthly Newsletter for School Gardens by Alameda County Master Gardeners: 


"Dig In"  Oakland Unified School District  Learning Garden Newsletter, this letter is put together by OUSD School Garden Program Manager, Kat Romo

More Gardening Tips from Master Gardeners


Additional Resources

The following are some video resources for garden and environmental education. While these are wonderful resources for school garden educators and the public, the content and/or companies are not affiliated with or endorsed by the University of California or its constituents. 

Videos and Channels       
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OUSD Learning Garden Youtube Channel

FoodCorps Youtube Channel

Edible Schoolyard on Vimeo

Life Lab Youtube Channel

Distance Learning Resources

Edible Schoolyard at Home

Life Lab Lessons and Activities

Big Green Lessons

CA Dept. of Education Kids Cook Farm Fresh Food

Outdoor Learning Resources 

Green Schoolyards America