December 5, 2016
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MissionThe Council leads the future of school-based agricultural education by:
2017January 31 - February 2
National Ag Ed Inservice
February 5- 7
Southern Region AAAE Conference
MMM SubmissionsTo have information from your ag ed organization included in the Monday Morning Monitor, email Andrea Fristoe, NAAE Program and Communications Assistant.
The CouncilTeam Ag Ed Support for 2016 Career Tech Vision
This past week, during the annual ACTE and NAAE conventions in Las Vegas, Team Ag Ed was well-represented. One of the largest-ever attended NAAE conferences was supported by not only secondary and post-secondary teachers, but represented widely by state staff, teacher educators, the FFA Organization, the PAS organization, FFA Alumni, the FFA Foundation, and our supporting sponsors from business and industry. Click here for more information.
NAAENAAE Convention Wrap-Up
Congratulations to all of our award winners and newly-elected Board of Directors. Click here to read about all of our 2016 award winners and follow this link to meet the 2017 NAAE Board of Directors. Check back in next week's edition of the Monday Morning Monitor for a link to all of our convention photos.
Communities of Practice Highlights
Vets on Call
National FFA Awards and Recognition Team to Host #TeachAgChat
AgExplorer Hosts First Virtual Field Trip
2017 Scholarship Application Now Available
2016 CASE Institute Registration Now Open
Each site will be capped at 18 participants with sites able to extend participant registrations up to, but not greater than, 20 participants. Many Institutes’ registrations filled quickly last year, so teachers should be sure to register and submit a School District Agreement as soon as they have secured the appropriate funding. Please note that any registration canceled within 30 days of the start of an Institute will be subject to a minimum $250 cancellation fee. Contact CASE Professional Development Director, Shari Smith, regarding any additional questions.
2017 CASE Institute Scholarships through Farm Credit East
ASA Fast Track CASE Institute
Friday, December 2, 2016: Bridging gaps in ag communication, biofuels get a boost, and a lion tries to football tackle a galloping giraffe. Also worth catching Hannah’s cool pig painting. These and many more ag/science links in this week’s newsletter.
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