The NURTURES partnership is based on a foundation of more than a decade of collaboration. The core partners consist of faculty members from the College of Engineering, College of Arts and Sciences, and the Judith Herb College of Education, Health Science, and Human Service at the University of Toledo (higher education partner) and teachers, principals, and administrators from Toledo Public Schools (high needs school district).
Our supporting partners include
1) Educational institutions: Apple Tree Nursery School, the East Toledo Family Center Day Care, the Toledo Day Nursery, Olivet Nursery, Fairgreen Nursery, and the Toledo Catholic Schools (includes preschools).
2) Informal science facilities: UT Ritter Planetarium, Imagination Station, Toledo Zoo, Toledo Metropark System, Toledo Botanical Gardens, Toledo Grows, Lourdes College Nature Laboratory, and the Challenger Learning Center.
3) Community resources: YMCA, Boys and Girls Club, Toledo-Lucas County Public Library, and WGTE Public Broadcasting Station.
Partner List PDF
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