Opportunities for Teachers
Enhance your teaching in the natural world while rediscovering the joy of learning at San Francisco Botanical Garden! Participate in programs described on this page or contact Annette Huddle, Director of Youth Education, at email@example.com for more information.
Science in the Park
July 10–12, 2018
Come for a deep dive into the outdoors and spend three days in the park! Explore San Francisco Botanical Garden, the California Academy of Sciences, and Golden Gate Park in this program designed especially for pre-K through second grade teachers. This immersive three-day workshop will provide you with the tools, techniques, and confidence to give your students meaningful outdoor learning experiences. Learn more here!
Have you thought about leading your students on a visit to San Francisco Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park, but just don't know where to start? Call us to arrange a garden orientation for you and your colleagues, to help you make the most of your visits! These free programs can be scheduled after school, a minimum of five teachers is required. Please call for more information, (415) 661-1316 ext. 406.
Teacher Open House
Join us each fall to learn how the Garden and its renowned Library can be inspiring resources for you and your students. From school field trips to books for children and educators, we'll help you bring nature study alive! Enjoy refreshments and mingling with local teachers, hear brief informational presentations from staff, and sign up for a free library card. End your day with a walk through the amazing Mesoamerican Cloud Forest as it comes into bloom, led by our Director of Youth Education. We look forward to seeing you in 2018!