Megan Zeni has been a K-7 elementary school teacher since 1998. As a practicing teacher, Megan understands the barriers to effective school-yard gardening and will inspire you to turn your school garden into an outdoor classroom! Megan believes just about anything can be taught outdoors and will show you how to transform your outdoor spaces into meaningful places for playing and learning. Megan is the author of The Classroom Gardener teacher’s guide and is excited to share with you ways to teach to the big ideas, core and curricular competencies of the redesigned curriculum in your classroom garden! Contact Megan for professional development speaking rates and topics or visit her website and blog at


Victory Gardens is a team of highly engaging, skilled and qualified gardeners. A team member will be assigned to your school to lead you and your students through monthly garden tasks, and will coach you every step of the way! The Victory Gardens team will answer all your questions and leave you feeling confident and inspired to bring your students out to your garden classroom everyday! Contact Victory Gardens for coaching only rates.