Submit your session proposal for NCYGS 2015
We are now accepting session proposals for NCYGS 2015. Submit your session proposal by January 9, 2015 using our online form. Review NCYGS 2014's sessions and our tips for writing a successful session proposal, and e-mail email@example.com or call 703-768-5700 ext. 121 with questions.
NCYGS is the only national event of its kind where you can network with like-minded teachers, garden designers, community leaders, program coordinators, and others involved with connecting kids to the natural world. NCYGS 2015 attendees will be able to:
- Explore topics ranging from curriculum to program management to garden design & maintenance during three dynamic days of educational sessions, field trips, and expert keynote presentations.
- Experience Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center including the recently opened Luci and Ian Family Garden, a native plant garden for families and a pilot project of the Sustainable SITES Initiative.
- Enjoy Austin, "Live Music Capital of the World", and its booming arts, culture, and local foods scenes.
- Share ideas, success stories, and inspiration with like-minded colleagues from across the nation.
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To learn more about NCYGS, see the 2014 program and watch highlights in the video below from the 2014 Symposium held in Columbus, Ohio with local host Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens.