La Biblioteca Viva - Living Library - Organic School Gardens
La Biblioteca Viva - Living Library - Organic School Gardens
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Commenced:
01/03/2019
Submitted:
01/04/2020
Last updated:
01/04/2020
Location:
Santa Elena, Yucatan - COBAY - Bachilleres and Chac Mool Cultural Education Center Carretera Federal 261 calle 21 DIAG x 29 y 29A # 211B, Santa Elena, Yucatan, MX
Website:
https://www.sembrandoelmundo.com/living-library-school-gardening
Climate zone:
Wet/Dry Tropical





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La Biblioteca Viva - Living Library - Organic School Gardens

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"Living Library" - is a supplemental high school permaculture design education and hands-on student organic gardening program.

Project Description

With Sembrando El Mundo - Yucatan group we have one Certified Permaculture Design Instructor and 2 Intern Permaculture Design Instructors who work with the school system to implement a supplemental education program for Permaculture Design classes. The classes are coordinated with the Santa Elena COBAY administration. It is a four year program starting with the 9th grade students. We have 200 students participating. Classes are on the campus and also at a culture educational center located at Chac Mool Cultural Center offices. The school teachers participate in the instruction. We also incorporate Peace Building education into the class curriculum.

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