There are so many unique opportunities offered to agriculture teachers. From greenhouse production and management to raising livestock, rebuilding engines, and learning how to use GPS technology to improve production, there is no question why teaching agriculture truly is the
The Unexpected, Yet Awesome Parts of Being an Ag Teacher
This month we get to meet Scott Stone, agriculture teacher at Centralia High School, in Centralia, Missouri. Scott has been teaching agriculture for 22 years and has a wealth of knowledge and experiences to share with us about the unexpected joys of being an ag teacher.
"My goal as a teacher is to influence “ah-ha” moments in each student. I truly believe these moments take a classroom experience from ordinary to extraordinary."
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 Rebekka Paskewitz, a Sophomore at South Dakota State University, majoring in agricultural education. Follow the link below to see how she inspires students to learn, her advice for future ag ed majors, and to find out whySouth Dakota State is a great option for pursuing a degree in ag education.
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™, BASF, Herman & Bobbie Wilson, and Growth Energy, as a special project of the National FFA Foundation.