Stephen Ritz, Author, Educator, Innovator, Urban Farmer
- MUST READ BOOK!!! The Power of the Plant: A Teacher’s Odyssey to Grow Healthy Minds and Schools
- StephenRitz.com: Stephen Ritz, Author, Educator, Innovator, Urban Farmer, Bronx, NY
- Video: Stephen Ritz, Global Teacher Prize, Top 10 Finalist, The Green Bronx Machine: His Story
- Video: Green Bronx Machine – The Power of the Plant
- Video: Stephen Ritz, TED Talk 2012
- Video: Where in the World is Stephen Ritz?
School Tower Gardeners in the News!
- Video: Edith Wolford Elementary Garden Club, Colorado Springs, CO
- Video: Garden to Groceries Project, Boys & Girls Club, Memphis, TN
- Video: West Wilson Middle School, Mt. Juliet, TN
- Video: Cape Coral High School, Cape Coral, FL
- Video: First Presbyterian Preschool with Living Towers, Mount Dora, FL
Tower Garden Resources for the Classroom
- PBLU.org: The Tower Garden Challenge Project (download free teaching guide)
- TowerGarden.com: How to Grow a School Garden that Engages Students
- Video: Tower Gardens in Schools
- KidsGardening.org: Grant Opportunities for School and Youth Garden Programs
- KidsGardening.org: Gardening Books & Curricula (soil-based gardens)
- Video: Tower Garden in the classroom: Intro to Grant Writing by Melody Timberlake
- TowerGarden.com: Classroom Curriculum: CCSS- and NGSS-aligned Lesson Plans (download free plans)
Resources from Tower Garden
- TowerGarden.com: Everything You Need to Know about Indoor Gardening
- Video: What is Tower Garden Vertical Aeroponic Growing System?
- Video: How Tower Garden Works
- Video: How to Assemble your Tower Garden
- Video: How to Fill the Reservoir, Add Nutrients and Test pH
- Video: How to Start Seeds & Transplant Seedlings
School Gardening in the Dirt
- School Garden Start-Up Workbook: Start Up How-To Manual for the School Garden by Massachusetts Agriculture in the Classroom 2014.