Purpose: One Cool Earth and Paso Robles schools seek volunteers with relevant experience and expertise to make engaging presentations. Do you have gardening skills, outdoor experiences, environmental/sustainability background that you’d like to share with and educate others on? Help make a difference in Paso schools by volunteering!
Public schools in Paso Robles
Similar to a Garden Docent but leads structured lessons in a garden classroom to a variety of ages
Subjects presented may vary including, but not limited to: nutrition awareness, environmental impact, ecological systems, function and uses of specific plants, etc.
Provide various activities and information for 10-20 people at one time
Consult with volunteer coordinator for more information or may collaborate to design activities or lesson plans
Time Requirements/ Frequency:
Volunteer may choose frequency of lessons (once/ week, bimonthly, once/ month)
One-time or repeat presentation--we will schedule a time that works for you!
30-60 minute intervals (weekdays during school year)
Qualifications and Requirements:
Previous teaching or presenting experience encouraged, though not required!!
Provide one’s own transportation to and from the site
18 years and older or with parents permission
Fingerprinting and volunteer paperwork must be completed
- 1 hour orientation
- General Education
- Environmental Education
- Math / Science Instruction
- Environmental Science
- Teaching / Instruction
Good Match For
Teens People 55+
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training