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New Teacher News -- October 2017

Blog Post created by Andrea Fristoe on Oct 19, 2017

Promising Practices

Totally Acceptable...
  1. To encourage your students to visit the Teach Ag booth (#2171) while at National FFA Convention,
  2. To stop by the NAAE booth (#4733) for some cool giveaways and to meet the Board of Directors at National FFA Convention,
  3. To visit the CASE booth (#4727) at National FFA Convention to learn about next year's institute offerings and how you can add more rigor and relevance to your curriculum,
  4. To check out the DuPont Agriscience Institute workshops that are happening in Teachers' World during National FFA Convention,
  5. To attend General Session 5 at National FFA Convention and hear from some great agriculture teachers who are inspiring the lives of students.

My Corner of the World
How do you promote the BEST. JOB. EVER? For Isaiah Govea, agriculture teacher at Arizona Agribusiness & Equine Cneter -- South Mountain Campus, his desk is a display of where he has been and where he plans to go in ag education.
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Ag Teacher Hack
2017 National FFA Convention Advisor's Trading Post
Looking for concert tickets, registrations, hotel rooms for National FFA Convention? Check out the Advisor's Trading Post to see what is available, or post what you are looking to find or trade!
From the Facebook Ag Education Discussion Lab page.

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Explore the Science and Future of Agriculture
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School Aims to Reap Benefits of New Ag Program

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The National Teach Ag Campaign is a project of the National Council for Agricultural Education, led by the National Association of Agricultural Educators. For more information, visit the Teach Ag website.Funding for the National Teach Ag Campaign is provided by the CHS Foundation, DuPont Pioneer, Growth Energy, and BASF as a special project of the National FFA Foundation.