Communicating the importance of agricultural education to decision makers is a top priority of NAAE. Please use this community to connect with other agricultural educators about their advocacy efforts. If you have any questions about advocacy, contact Jay Jackman, NAAE Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Another powerful tool provided by NAAE for advocacy is the Legislative Action Center, which has contact information, voting records, and much, much more, in relation to state and national lawmakers. Visit the Legislative Action Center.
Here are some resources from NAAE to help make advocating for agricultural education easier.
This provides you resources for becoming educated, building relationships and taking action!
Setting the agenda for meeting with an elected official or someone of influence
Advocacy Planning 101
The following tools can assist you in developing an advocacy plan at the local or state level!
Don't be afraid to use these resources and make them work for you!
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