• Any International Baccalaureate Program Out There?

    My school is in the process of implementing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Program to begin in the fall of 2010.  I have been charged to research if there are any Agriculture Programs in the US that currently ar...
    Michaela Kehrer
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  • Soil Science

    Does anyone out there teach a Soil Science or Soil Chemistry class?  I am teaching a Soil Chemistry class next year and I would appreciate any help.
    Bill Costanzo
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  • FFA Curriculum

    I am starting my 3rd year of teaching and as of yesterday, we had been in school 2.5 days when I got asked to come to my principals office.  I had a traditional farm boy drop ag class and go to FACS class, because he ...
    Joni Fields
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  • Help: Student from another school wants to be a part of my program-Ohio

    There is a student who attends a somewhat neighboring district that wants to be a part of my program. That neighboring district does not have a program. Does anyone have this situation? If so, how does it work for you?
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  • Ag Power Curriculum

    I have about 6 weeks of school left and I am struggling to keep my Ag Power students focused on school.  I have been creating the curriculum as the year has gone by because I've never taught a class like this before a...
    Amanda Goin
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  • International Women's Day

    National FFA was pleased to help observe International Women's Day this week. Nowhere can the growing impact of women in agriculture be seen more clearly than in their engagement with FFA and agricultural education. S...
    Nina Crutchfield
    created by Nina Crutchfield
  • Making a Difference magazine is making a comeback!

    It's taken some effort but the great magazine you once knew has finally returned, albeit in a new format. You will once again find great ideas, perspectives, and tried-n-true approaches to problems from your fellow te...
    Nina Crutchfield
    created by Nina Crutchfield
  • Farmland the Movie

    I just saw that Farmland is being offered for free, I believe just for this month (October 2014), from Hulu. I have not had the opportunity to watch the movie yet myself but I was wondering if any of you have watched ...
    Shalie Terrill
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  • CASE as Science Credit

    I am just wondering if any state is allowing CASE courses to be counted as Science Credit?
    Josh Dahlem
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  • Ag Leadership?

    I was wondering how many of you teach an ag leadership course and if you do, what do you cover in the course? If you could, could you include a course description you use for it? I would like to teach an ag leadership...
    John Daniels
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  • Reality Works Guide Weld or Real Weld

    Does anyone out there use either Reality Works Guide Weld or the Real Weld system?  I got a large grant and I was thinking about purchasing one of these systems to help teach welding.  They are both similar, but the p...
    Bill Costanzo
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  • Lines Only Ag Teachers Hear (or Say)

    Hello, I am a Senior Ag Ed major. I just received an assignment to write and article for a Ag Ed magazine. The main audience will be Ag Teachers. My article is going to be titled Top 5 lines only an Ag teacher will he...
    Charity McMullen
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  • How do you bring the world into your classroom?

    We get asked all the time for stories about agricultural education students who are engaging in global activities. Companies, government officials, educators want to know how we are preparing our students to be a part...
    Nina Crutchfield
    created by Nina Crutchfield
  • Officer Commitment Issues?

    This may be a lack of relaxation and vitamin D induced rant but I am looking for some feedback to a serious concern of mine....officer commitment and follow-through. Multiple times this school year, officers have said...
    Rachael Stecklein
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  • Learning Management Systems

    Hey all, What types of learning management systems are you using? Ed Modo, black board etc... Why do you use the ones you use?   Thank you!
    Cassandra Brown
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  • Does anyone have a fun cancer activity for Ag. Bio?

    I'm doing a unit on cellular reproduction and we are discussing cancer.  I was wondering if anyone had any labs or activities that you do with your class? any help would be appreciated. Thanks
    Katie Wells
    created by Katie Wells
  • What is your excuse for failing to inspire students to complete award and degree apps?

    Perhaps it is one of these: There are not enough hours in the day. I do not care about awards and degrees. I want to have a life outside FFA. I do not understand recordkeeping. I do not understand the application...
    Nina Crutchfield
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  • How do you select national convention attendees?

    Cassandra Brown
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  • Are SAEs for career preparation or agricultural literacy?

    Now, there is something to ponder.   What is our goal when engaging students in SAEs? Do we really want students to gain valuable work experience that makes them more desirable in the workforce? If so, what workforce...
    Nina Crutchfield
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  • How do you STEM?

    Whether you prefer STEM or STEAM (inserting Agriculture into the acronym) it is an educational initiative that is not going away. So it begs the question, ?How do you STEM?? What are you doing in your classroom that i...
    Nina Crutchfield
    created by Nina Crutchfield