Professional Practice

Schoolyard Forest Design Lecture Series

Date: 9/7/2023 - 12/8/2023

Type: Lectures

LA CES approved?: No

Location(s): International


This lecture series, hosted by Green Schoolyards America, will provide technical, design-focused guidance for creating and stewarding high-quality green schoolyards and schoolyard forests. Sessions will feature presentations by subject-area experts including Green Schoolyards America staff, along with time for audience Q&A. All webinars are free and will be recorded.

We invite school district facilities staff, schoolyard designers, landscape architects, architects, public agency staff, and others who are involved in creating green schoolyards and schoolyard forests or want to learn more to join us for this interdisciplinary series. However, all are welcome!

All sessions are the first Thursday of the month, from 11am to 12pm PST:

— September 7, 2023 — Introduction to Schoolyard Forests in the Context of Green Schoolyards

— October 5, 2023 — Schoolyard Forest Design Process and Principles

— November 2, 2023 — Designing for Children's Health, Learning and Play

— December 7, 2023 — Selecting Trees for Schoolyard Forests

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