Monarchs on the Mind

Imagine being a guest instructor in front of an elementary school classroom full of energetic, enthusiastic, and often loud, young learners. Can you see the smiling faces on each wiggling student? Can you see the many hands in the air, ready to say hello and ask you questions (many that you never saw coming!)?

Youth Voice Matters!

Helping Elementary School Students Make Their Civic Impact   It was a crisp autumn morning in September.  Morven Park’s Turkey Hill Education Farm was swarming with local second graders who were exploring the life and challenges facing the monarch butterfly as part of a multi-lesson, project based learning experience.