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I Get Paid to do This!!! #TeachAg -- Teach Ag Times -- March 2019

Blog Post created by Andrea Fristoe on Mar 14, 2019


It's no secret that agriculture teachers provide their students with unique learning opportunities. From developing leadership skills, to providing the vegetables for the school cafeteria, agriculture teachers really do have the



Meet Rachel Sauvola, agriculture teacher at New Richmond High School, in Wisconsin. For the last 20 years, Mrs. Sauvola has been a great resource for her students, an advocate for the agricultural education profession, and an inspiration for both future and current agriculture teachers across the nation. Here's a quick Q&A to help you get to know Mrs. Sauvola and find out why she has the BEST. CAREER. EVER! 


 "Becoming an agriculture teacher was a very simple decision for me, as it combines my passion for agriculture and educating others."
-Chad Lewis

Meet Chad!

Teach Ag Ambassador Spotlight

Each year the National Teach Ag Campaign selects an elite group of preservice agriculture teachers to represent the future of ag education.

This month, we are featuring Chad Lewis, a Senior at the University of Tennessee-Martin, majoring in agricultural education. Follow the link below to learn about his motivation to become an ag teacher, his advice for future ag ed majors, and learn why the University of Tennessee-Martin is a great option for pursuing a degree in ag education.


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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.