Joshing Joshua – Yucca Yucca

Week One Featured Tree: Joshua Tree / Yucca brevifolia by Marisa Folse FUN FACTS ABOUT – JOSHUA TREES Slow Growers: Joshua’s grow only three (3) inches a year for first ten years! That means a yardstick high tree is over 30 YEARS old. Growth slows with age. After first ten years, Joshua trees grow lessContinue reading “Joshing Joshua – Yucca Yucca”

Top 21 Acts (to do from home) to Conserve Earth this Earth Day!

Yep. you may still be at home and the world is still spinning out there. Here’s a list to make the greatest positive impact on our globe. Some you can do from your couch. Research Your Food. Of coarse, this first one is a couchable act. Pull 5 items you normally buy. Then look upContinue reading “Top 21 Acts (to do from home) to Conserve Earth this Earth Day!”

Year End Update

As 2020 comes to a close, we are able to reflect on its benefits and challenges. While GATE was challenged cancelling in-person early childhood educator seminars, the youth education community as a whole benefitted as more organizations offered online educator training. Teachers of the very young can now search online for #ECE Webinars and findContinue reading “Year End Update”