Happy Spring! Longer days and warmer weather make this the ideal time to think about planting a play yard garden. To get started, check out these two special offers from Early Sprouts Institute:
"Spring into Gardening" is a free, downloadable article especially for early childhood educators. CLICK HERE to learn about vegetables that you can harvest early in the season while you're waiting for the summer vegetables to mature. It includes a child-tested recipe from the Early Sprouts curriculum.
Register for the original Early Sprouts Online Training before May 31 and get 50% off the regular price. You'll pay only $25.00 for the 10-hour training, which is approved for or can be used for professional development hours in 21 states (FL, GA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NE, NH, NV, NJ, NY, NC, OR, TX, VT, WA, WY. In other states, check with your child care licensing authority). The Early Sprouts Online Training provides early childhood educators with teaching methods and tools to implement the Early Sprouts seed-to-table approach, including the discovery of and appreciation for healthy foods, play yard gardens, and strategies for meaningful parent involvement. CLICK HERE to learn more about the training. Ready to register? CLICK HERE and enter the coupon code SPRINGGARDEN17 on the payment page to receive your 50% discount.