February 11, 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.
2019 National Agriscience Teacher Ambassador Academy Application NOW AVAILABLE
Follow this link for more information about the 2019 National Agriscience Teacher Ambassador Academy and to apply by February 18.
Jr. MANRRS Grant Opportunity
Grant applications are due March 24. The grant application and more details may be found at: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4792011/2019-2020-JR-MANRRS-Grant
NAAE Co-Hosts Free Webinar!
2019 National Teach Ag Ambassador Program Application NOW AVAILABLE
2019 ACTE National Policy Seminar with Ag Ed Track
Ag Ed For All Webinar Series
*Titles adopted from University of Minnesota Office for Equity and Diversity.
The webinar is open to anyone who wants to participate and would benefit from these conversations. For more information, please visit z.umn.edu/AgEdForAll or contact Brandon Roiger at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jonathan Seaman at email@example.com.
Communities of Practice Highlights
Vets on Call
Sign Up Now for the Greatest Advocate Challenge
Apply Now: National FFA Teacher Ambassador Program
Honor an FFA Supporter
A few reminders:
For questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grants for Growing Application Now Open
Funding is provided through consumer donations made by purchasing $1 paper emblems at TSC locations during checkout. The fundraising period will take place Feb. 13 – 24, during National FFA week. Chapters are encouraged to work with their local TSC retailers to schedule times and activities at the store to engage customers and increase donations during the fundraising period.
2019 New Century Farmer Moving to Indy; Application Now Live
FFA Alumni and Supporter Grants
Join Us at NPS!
VISION 2019 Call for Presentations is Open
Best Practices 2019 Call for Presentations is Open
Show Your Support for CTE
Apply for a CASE Institute Scholarship
Available partial scholarships include:
The deadline to apply is February 28th. Scholarship winners will be contacted in April. To view or complete the 2019 CASE Institute Scholarship Application, visit our website. For the complete CASE Institute schedule, click this link. Please direct questions regarding this scholarship opportunity to Miranda Chaplin, CASE Operations/Outreach Director.
Beauty and the beast—hummingbirds can be warriors.
Friday, Feb. 8, 2019: Agriculture benefits from tech innovations, the Farm Bill gets rolling, a beer ad gets corny, and hummingbirds join the fight club. These and many more ag/science stories in this week’s edition.
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