Development of the GREEN (Garden Resources, Education, and Environment Nexus) Tool: An Evidence-Based Model for School Garden Integration.


BACKGROUND Researchers have established the benefits of school gardens on students' academic achievement, dietary outcomes, physical activity, and psychosocial skills, yet limited research has been conducted about how school gardens become institutionalized and sustained. OBJECTIVE Our aim was to develop a tool that captures how gardens are effectively… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jand.2017.02.008