Re: school project
At 10:27 PM 09/25/2000 -0400, Jill Jelsma wrote:
>I live in Louisville, Ky and would like to help establish a gardening
>project for local school children. I have read a little about programs
>for elementary school children and would like to obtain detailed
>information about curriculum/lesson plans, ways to incorporate gardening
>into existing lessons and also practical info about how to make this
>work in a school system which already seems to be overburdened (i.e.
>teachers generally aren't looking for something which will be a lot of
>trouble). Any guidance would be greatly appreciated.
>Also, I reviewed the agenda from your annual meeting in Atlanta and
>several speakers seemed to be discussing exactly what I am interested
>in. Are there any handouts or outlines from the meeting?
I'm a county extension agent for the Jefferson County Cooperative Extension
Service, and this is precisely part of the service that we offer. Call me
at my office, and we'll set up a time at your convenience to discuss your
situation: 425-4482. I'll be looking forward to hearing from you.
Dawn M. Ripley
5561 Budd Road
New Albany, Indiana 47150-9109
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