September 24, 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.
SAE Renewal Taskforce
Independent Learning Guides are now available for each level of Foundational SAE, as well as each type of Immersion SAE. These guides can be used in class to walk students through activities designed for each SAE component, or can be assigned for out of class work by students. The online course platform contains all eight of the guides along with introductory videos, which can be used for delivery of the content in a paperless format. Take a look at the latest tools for implementing SAE in your program.
2018 National Agricultural Education Summit
National Agriscience Preservice Teacher Program Applications DUE TODAY!
Position Announcement: Program Coordinator
Future Agriscience Teacher Symposium at NAAE Convention
2018 NAAE Convention
Special Ag Mechanics Professional Development as part of NAAE Convention
Please register by November 15th at https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4584026/Lincoln-Electric-Professional-Development-Registration.
Communities of Practice Highlights
Vets on Call
5 Quick Facts about Agriculture
2019 WLC Positions Now Open
AgExplorer’s Newest Virtual Field Trip
2018-19 SAE Grants
Don’t Forget to Submit Your Leadership Scholarship Report
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.
Some heroic and timely animal rescues in the hurricane disaster.
Friday, Sept. 21, 2018: A thousand ways to feed the world, Hurricane Florence affects agriculture, and the Farm Bill stalls. Stories about university research, weird NFL food items, and inventive (irritating!) animals--these and many more ag/science stories in this week’s edition.
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