Gen. John J. Pershing insisted that they be trained to fight under American command.
"Classrooms, as great as they are, some of the learning is artificial. And in that artificial space, you're trying to teach them about the world," Pershing principal Margarita Hernandez said. "School gardens are trending, but they're trending for the right reasons. It's a lot of social, emotional balance and multisensory connections to everything you do."