I recently bought a copy of all the Habitudes by Tim Elmore. I want to incorporate these into my Leadership class. However I did not purchase a teachers guide. I didn't know if it is wrong to share the teachers gui... Thursday I started feeling sorry for myself, as I so badly wanted to be in Indianapolis. I never had the chance to go while in High School and now I am a first year Teacher hoping I can experience it soon!! While dro... Our program teaches the basics of FFA as an introductory, 5-week unit that covers the essentials of the information necessary to know for the Greenhand Degree. Beyond this class, our program doesn't have much direct ... Our school does not currently offer any type of leadership class or anything that helps students prepare for life outside of high school. I want to start a class next year that helps them develop their leadership pote... We are currently placing our purchase orders for next year. I anticipate being able to offer Ag Leadership as a course. What are some materials that you use or would like to have in your Ag Leadership Course? This year I am teaching out of the Thompson/Delmar book Communicating in the Agricultural Industry by Russell Graves. I am going to go on maternity leave at the end of this week. I can teach out of this book but my ... I was having a discussion with a colleague the other day about how ag teachers use the FFA Creed in their classes. I was just wondering what are some ways that you expand on the Creed in your classes, instead of j... I have read and used the Habitudes books before and really like them. I am considering purchasing either the accompanying DVD's or Teachers Guides for use in some of my classes and with my officer team. Have any of yo... I try to focus on building communication skills in my students with speeches, discussions, debates as assignments, but often I end up with the same result: a student struggling through a speech to get a grade. I reali... I have seen a couple references to this website and using the material there. Would someone please share how they use quizlet in their instruction? Is there a way to track student use and progress? Thanks I will be starting my second year teaching in August. I am working on my leadership curriculum and what to start my leadership class with a very real, very big problem that they could relate to. I want to present this... Are you using Mpower? How it is being used successfully? What do you like/ dislike about the resource? In your opinion, how could it be enhance in the future? Thank you in advance for everyone's input! I am currently teaching a Ag Leadership course and I am interested in having each of my students design a website with an attached blog to it. Does anyone have any suggestions on good sites where we can create and ma... h I am looking to cover an unit with my Intro to Ag students (9th graders) - I looked at the resources on the FFA Learn website but was wondering if anyone had any other resources they have used for a unit similiar... This semester I'm student teaching and one of the requirements for student teaching is to incorporate a service learning project into one of the classes we are teaching. I'm hoping to incorporate a service learning p... I have recently moved to a new district that has a Leadership Development course which includes agricultural and non-agricultural students. I am struggling with how to develop the class to incorporate both aspects of ... This year we are offering Intro Ag Communications for a speech credit for graduation for my students and I am wanting to do some different things to make it challenging yet interesting. One of my ideas is to do some v... I would like to choose a book for students in my Communications and Leadership class to read. Some reading could be done in class and some on their own time. We would have regular class discussions and assignments r... This year when electing officers we had eight exceptional canidates and decided to add the additional offices. I am preparing the agenda for our officer retreat and got to thinking... I don't want the two added office... I want to incorporate current (ag) events into my program. Any suggestions?