May 6, 2019
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.
Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week!
NAAE Awards DUE MAY 15TH!
Ag Teachers Manual Task Force
Applications are due May 8th.
Position Announcement: Communications/Marketing Specialist
Instructional Materials Now Available from Midwest Row Crop
Volunteers Needed to Judge 2019 NAAE Awards
NAAE Virtual Book Club
Present a Workshop at the 2019 NAAE Convention
State and University-Level Teach Ag Ambassador Resources NOW AVAILABLE!
2019 CASE Institute Registration – Register Now
Communities of Practice Highlights
Vets on Call
Call for Delegate Coordinators
Nominate an FFA Member for National Officer Nominating Committee
Help Students Think Critically About Ag
Housing Opens for 92nd National FFA Convention & Expo
Living to Serve Yearlong Grant Now Open
Present a Workshop at the Convention and Expo
Submitted workshop applications are selected based on the quality of content. We’re open to unique workshop topics. At the 91st National FFA Convention & Expo, students said they’d like to see workshops on animal care, addressing problems in agriculture, agribusiness, bullying issues, community service, supervised agricultural experience (SAE) projects, diversity, time management, and becoming a leader. Teachers said they would like to see workshops on using the FFA website, alumni tools, environmental science, animal science, strategies for motivating students, career development events, and classroom management. The application deadline is June 1. Apply now.
Graduating Class of 2019
A friendly, wandering beluga whale has Norwegian officials speculating it could be a Russian spy.
Friday, May 3, 2019: A strong U.S. economy contains financial struggles for many farmers. EPA food safety proposals, university programs, school lunches, and a smiling beluga whale that could be a spy--these and many more ag/science stories in this week’s edition.
Friday Notes is the weekly online newsletter from The Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST).