July 2, 2018
The Council creates an intentional direction for the Agricultural Education Model by:
The Council leads the future of school-based agricultural education by:
To have information from your ag ed organization included in the Monday Morning Monitor, email Andrea Fristoe, NAAE Program Manager.
2018 National Agricultural Education Summit
Inclusion and Diversity Task Force
2018 NAAE Convention
Communities of Practice Highlights
Vets on Call
Interested in Presenting Workshops to FFA Members and/or Advisors? Read on!
Submitted workshop applications are selected based on the quality of content, and we’re open to unique workshop topics. Need ideas for topics? At last year’s national convention and expo, students said they’d like to see workshops about motivating chapter members; plants; animals; new technology; how to obtain and engage sponsors; diversity; money and time management; benefits of FFA membership; leadership training; and self-empowerment. Teachers said they would like to see workshops on classroom resources; STEM; classroom management; animal science/animal care; utilizing technology in the classroom; aquaculture/natural resources; lesson plan ideas; connecting with different learning levels; agricultural mechanics; career and leadership development events; tips on recruiting alumni members; agribusiness; and grant writing.
A kangaroo in Australia hopped on the pitch and showed its soccer skills.
Friday, June 29, 2018: Food is on the menu this week with a variety of informative links. The war against weeds, ag debates in the nation’s capital, and a kangaroo auditions for a World Cup goalie spot. These and many more ag/science stories in this week’s edition.
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