June 18, 2018
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AAAE Western Regional Meeting
AAAE North Central Regional Meeting
MMM SubmissionsTo have information from your ag ed organization included in the Monday Morning Monitor, email Andrea Fristoe, NAAE Program Manager.
The Council2018 National Agricultural Education Summit
The 2018 National Agricultural Education Summit will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Antonio, Texas on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 just prior to the 2018 NAAE Convention and ACTE CareerTech VISION 2018. Click here for more information.
NAAEInclusion and Diversity Task Force
The National Association of Agricultural Educators, the National FFA Organization and Foundation, and the National Teach Ag Campaign are collaboratively seeking passionate agricultural education professionals, NAAE staff members, and National FFA staff members who are interested in assisting the organizations with addressing the inclusion and diversity needs of students, teachers, state staff, teacher educators, and stakeholders in the agricultural education community. Task force members will be responsible for identifying engagement opportunities, collaborative partnerships and inclusion, and diversity strategies that will contribute to the goal of ensuring agriculture classrooms reflect the schools and communities in which they reside. More details as well as submission information may be found at https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4400583/2018-Inclusion-and-Diversity-Task-Force-Interest-Survey. The interest survey will be open until July 6. Fill it out for yourself or nominate someone. Contact Ellen Thompson, firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
June News & Views
School is out & it's time to add to your ag teacher's toolkit! Find out some tips and new ideas for building your professional network this summer. All this & more in the June edition of News & Views.
2018 NAAE Convention
Registration and the NAAE Housing Block are now open. Follow this link for more information and to start making plans for San Antonio!
Communities of Practice Highlights
Vets on Call
New Travel Program to Take Alumni and Supporters to Europe
Apply Now: Convention and Expo Newsroom Crew
Newsroom crew members are expected to arrive on Monday, Oct. 22 and work through Saturday, Oct. 27. Your reward? A small stipend, inside access to an amazing event, coaching on how to become a better communicator, and some awesome clips and experience that will help you in the future. This may be eligible for college credit so ask your school's advisor.
To learn more and apply, access the application now.
PAS Announces a New Name and New Executive Director
Veterinarians for large animals are needed now more than ever.
Friday, June 15, 2018: A rural veterinarian shortage causes concerns, the tariff chess match continues, and a zombie snake does damage after its death. These and many more ag/science stories in this week’s edition.
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