Teacher Professional Development

The Botanic Gardens of South Australia's education team delivers teacher professional development sessions for all staff throughout the year, from pre-school to senior secondary, covering a wide range of concepts.

All sessions are aligned to the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers Framework, with certificates of attendance issued upon completion.


Kitchen Garden Educator Professional Development Workshop

When: Friday 25 October 2019, 8.45am to 3.30pm
Where: Kitchen Garden, Adelaide Botanic Garden 
Cost: $80 incl. GST (+ booking fee). Register your spot here.
Pre-service teacher receives a 25% discount - email us at DEWBGSchools@sa.gov.au to find out the discount code before registering.

Join us for a Kitchen Garden workshop which aims to support and inspire educators to connect children with kitchen gardens.The workshop will feature a range of presentations and discussions including:

•Tips for a successful school kitchen garden
•The science of bees and pollination - a STEM Inquiry
•The history edible plants - through a social, economic and geographic lens
•What works in schools?

The workshop will also provide an opportunity for participants to share practice and talk with fellow educators from other sites.

For more information, download flyer.

Numbers are limited so book now to secure your ticket! Register now.


We offer professional development sessions either at the botanic gardens or at your site.

To enquire about tailored professional development for your site, please contact one of our educators:

Phone: 8222 9344
Email:  DEWBGSchools@sa.gov.au

Register you interest now for upcoming teacher professional development sessions at Adelaide Botanic Garden by emailing us at:  DEWBGSchools@sa.gov.au

Once you send your expression of interest in we will be able to contact you directly when bookings are open.