Dirty hands: A taster of RBGE's Certificate in Practical Horticulture Course
Leigh Morris and Ross Irvine, RBG Edinburgh
This practical session will focus on vegetative propagation techniques and getting the delegates to “have a go”. The session will also look at how it can be used to develop a public programme.
Key take-home messages:
- Practical horticulture should be taught in a practical way
- RBGE as a badge/brand has credibility
- Course is flexible with a core structure that can be taught anywhere
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Many of us aspire to engage the widest possible range of students – from foundation through to tertiary. But despite these aspirations we often still find that most of our delivery is to primary aged students.
On 16th September 2010, BGEN held a training day at Oxford Botanic Gardens examining why this is the case and what we can do to encourage greater uptake by secondary schools.
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