November 5, 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
Position Announcement: CASE Project Director
2019 National Teach Ag Campaign Intern Position Announcement
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
That’s a Wrap: 91st National FFA Convention & Expo
For those who participated in award programs or competitive events, information—including participant photos and feedback reports—will be posted within the next two weeks. All participating advisors and state staff will be notified via email of these postings and their locations. All convention results are posted on FFA.org/event-results/.
Join Us This Wednesday for Another Teacher Town Hall
These town hall meetings are designed to keep teachers and advisors up-to-date on important issues at National FFA, and to provide a forum to ask questions of and provide feedback to national staff.
Q&A available after each topic is presented.
Web Conference Information
Join by Phone: 240-454-0879
We hope you can attend!
SAE Video of the Week: Dairy Heifers
2018-19 SAE Grants
The 2019 CASE Institute Schedule is Now Available!
Registration for 2019 CASE Institutes opens December 1st. Each site can accommodate approximately 20 participants. This year’s offerings once again include several fast track institutes. Fast track institutes are for teachers with at least one prior CASE certification. Pre-Institute homework is required for fast track participation.
Many CASE Institutes' registrations filled quickly last year, so teachers should be sure to register as soon as they secure the appropriate funding.
2019 Excellence in Action Awards
Not only will your program be featured in the media and an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. in the spring, you’ll also be contributing to a positive image of CTE programs. In its sixth year, this award showcases innovative programs of study to policymakers, employers and education leaders and lets them know that CTE is for all learners and prepares them for a lifetime of college and career success. Applications are open to secondary and postsecondary schools/institutions. Apply today!
We’d say that this Halloween costume is udderly too cute, but we’ve milked that cliché too often.
Friday, Nov. 2, 2018: Various stories cover opportunities, awards, and special programs for ag/science students. Government rulings, market trends, and biotech affect food production. And we made it through another Halloween frenzy. These and many more ag/science stories in this week’s edition.
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