Support teachers under-served communities as they work to protect children’s futures

COVID-19 has created an unprecedented moment in education, and the nation is seeing firsthand how hard teachers work to improve their students’ lives.  Now, more than ever, we need to support teachers serving the most vulnerable students as they try to prevent the learning loss s from damaging bright futures.

Out Teach is Transforming Remote Learning During COVID-19 and Beyond

Give now to help Out Teach provide ALL teachers FREE access to hands-on lessons and educational experiences for their students, beyond the screen – even during this crisis.  These lessons are mobile-optimized , printable, and available in English and Spanish, bringing engaging outdoor learning to students everywhere.

Out Teach is also providing professional development to teachers to help them navigate the unique challenges of remote instruction during this crisis.  Thanks to you , teachers can balance online and real-world learning for students ensuring that students aren’t losing the deep and engaging learning experiences that build a foundation for future success.

Here’s how you can help!

●   Give – Make a gift to Out Teach in honor of your favorite teacher, past or present. Your gift will support teachers keeping education open for their students during this crisis.  Texas supporters can increase their impact here.

●   Share – Recognize your favorite teacher on social media. Tag @OutTeachEd #EducationIsOpen and #ThankATeacher and we’ll share your post!

●   Write – Nominate your favorite teacher for recognition, or send a note of appreciation to We’ll share it on our Wall of Fame, and with teachers in the Out Teach network! You can also send in a 5 second “Thank You” video and we’ll compile it for a thankathon video on our homepage!

●   Join – Parents and teachers can go to and sign up to access our outdoor lesson database.

Help teachers now before the achievement gap widens.

Spread the Word

Demand for these resources is growing rapidly and Out Teach is calling on our supporters to accelerate our efforts to ensure these critical resources reach millions more students, teachers and parents by joining our efforts now.  Share how you are using our outdoor activities on social media and tag #EducationIsOpen


Contact us to learn more about how you or your organization can impact millions of students and teachers during COVID-19 and beyond.  Support our mission of access to education and dynamic hands-on learning opportunities every single day.  Every student and teacher should be empowered to balance online learning with real-world education.

#EducationIsOpen is made possible in part by:

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.