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Live from New York…It’s My Botanic Planet!

Last week our Education Department took Outreach to a whole new level.  Educators Julie Baltz (aka “Inspector Nectar”) and Drew Massengale (aka “Flavor Flores”) boarded a plane and headed for the Big Apple to present their engaging classroom lessons to a group of 3rd & 4th graders at P.S. 56 in Brooklyn.  Luckily I was able to tag along as an assistant.  It was a magical experience to see the little faces light up when they met the living characters they’d been studying and... Read More
Posted by Mary Helen Butler at Thursday, May 31, 2012


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