Enhance Your Schoolyard
Learn New Techniques
Constructing and managing green schoolyards takes a blend of skills that includes the fields of horticulture and green building. These articles explore some of the techniques that can be used to enhance school grounds.
Green Mansions by Sharon Danks
This article explores living willow play elements as a means to enhance children's learning and play environments on school grounds.
Schoolyard Activity Guides
Both books in our free schoolyard Activity Guide set include chapters on "Thoughtful Use of Materials" and "Community Engagement" and describe schoolyard improvement projects, with directions and materials lists to help you get started learning new techniques.