Teens Grow Greens Uses Gardening to Empower Students in Milwaukee

 

Teens Grow Greens Uses Gardening to Empower Students in Milwaukee

Deionna Matthews used to struggle to stay motivated through high school. Then she found Teens Grow Greens, an organization that prepares teenagers for adult life and employment through gardening, entrepreneurship and community building. Students at Wauwatosa West High School explored how one community of young gardeners in Milwaukee, Wisconsin is developing important life skills.

Runtime: 
4:15
School: School: Wauwatosa West High School
Location: 
Wauwatosa, WI
Date Added: 
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Produced by: Chris Sims, Jeremi Spearman, and John Stentz at Wauwatosa West High School in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.
Instruction provided by: SRL Connected Educator Christopher Lazarski.
Station support provided by: PBS Wisconsin.

Category: 
Journalism
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