Elisabeth Deaton from @LynbrookES_FCPS purposefully teaches students how to engage in science and encourages students to take ownership of their learning. She is a Mid-Atlantic Out Teach Teacher of the Year nominee. #EducationIsOpen #TeacherAppreciationWeek

Out Teach, formerly REAL School Gardens, provides professional development for elementary school teachers. Out Teach prepares them to use school gardens, outdoor classrooms, and green schoolyards to improve instruction through three-dimensional project-based learning, and outdoor experiential inquiry-based education. Professional learning with Out Teach improves hands-on science and STEM education through instructional coaching and digital education resources and improves 21st Century skills.