Andrea Fristoe

New Teacher News -- August 2018

Blog Post created by Andrea Fristoe on Aug 30, 2018


Totally Acceptable. . . . 

  1. To participate in the Teach Ag Day Commercial Contest as a way to celebrate ag education and promote your program,
  2. To tag yourself or someone else as current or future ag teacher by sending Elizabeth Knight a picture that will be featured during the National Teach Ag Day live webcast,
  3. To submit your ag teacher impact story to be shared during National Teach Ag Day and throughout the year by the National Teach Ag Campaign,  
  4. To promote National Teach Ag Day by utilizing the Teach Ag Day Media Kit  AND our Teach Ag Day Ready-to-Use Ads and Social Media Images,
  5. To share your National Teach Ag Day celebration plan with us to be featured during the live event on September 20th,
  6. To visit the Teach Ag Website on September 20th to watch the live webcast!!!

My Corner of the World

How is your school year starting off?

For Alan Green, newly-hired ag teacher at Unionville Sebewaing Area School District, in Michigan, the first few days have been a whirlwind, but he is proud to be stationed by the owl.

Want Your Picture in NTN???
Are you interested in having a picture of your desk (or your colleague's desk) in New Teacher News? Send a high-quality picture to Andrea Fristoe & look for your picture in an upcoming edition!


Ag Teacher Hack

-Riley Hintzsche, Streator Township High School, Illinois

From the Facebook Ag Education Discussion Lab page.

Share Your Ag Teacher Hack!
Have a great idea or tip that is your "go to" in the classroom? Share it with us! Contact Andrea Fristoe and look for your Ag Teacher Hack in an upcoming edition of New Teacher News!


NAAE Membership Benefits


Legislative Action Center

A powerful tool for members to use when trying to build relationships or advocate for ag education. Look up contact information for your legislators and see how they have voted on issues important to agricultural education. 



Before You Go. . . . 

Congratulations 2018 NAAE Award Winners!

NAAE maintains an extensive awards program to recognize the accomplishments of our many talented and dedicated members. There are awards for agricultural educators in every stage of their careers, from scholarships to lifetime achievement. 

See this year's recipients >>


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Program Manager


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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, Corteva Agriscience™ Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™, BASF, Herman & Bobbie Wilson, and Growth Energy, as a special project of the National FFA Foundation.