August 27, 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
Fellowship Program Accepting Applications for an Agricultural Education Division Fellow!
National Agriscience Preservice Teacher Program Application Now Available
Celebrate National Teach Ag Day
National Officer Informational Webinar
Future Agriscience Teacher Symposium at NAAE Convention
2018 NAAE Convention
Communities of Practice Highlights
Vets on Call
Newly Revised FFA.org to Go Live Soon
Judges Needed for National Convention and Exp
Volunteer to Help at the Convention and Expo
Still Time to Apply! $1,200 Fall Semester-Long Living to Serve Grant
Need ideas for semester-long service-learning projects? Check out the interactive map at www.ffa.org/livingtoserveto review projects funded last school year. Additional information on the grant can also be found on the website. Applications are due September 1, 2018. Email questions to LTS@FFA.org.
$400 Day of Service Mini-Grant Available
National FFA Alumni & Supporters Deadlines Approaching
Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ Grant Application Available
This is the sixth year in a row this program, formally known as the DuPont Pioneer CASE Implementation Grant Program, has offered grants to public and private schools and universities to assist with the implementation of CASE. Teachers may apply for grants up to $5,000 for implementing the CASE program in their schools, including teacher professional development at a CASE Institute, and purchasing classroom equipment and resources. Pre-service programs may apply for up to $7,500 for hosting a CASE Institute for pre-service teachers. Grant awardees will be announced in December. For questions regarding this opportunity contact CASE Operations/Outreach Director, Miranda Chaplin.
The CAST Education Program includes the NAAE and many top-ranked universities.
Friday, August 24, 2018: A new school year and a growing CAST education program; lab meat might be on the menu soon; and a whale makes a big splash for tourists. These and many more ag/science stories in this week’s edition.
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