• Looking for help re-designing metal shop & choosing equipment

    I recently received a grant and am in the process of purchasing new equipment for my shop. I am looking for opinions on what type of MIG, TIG, and ARC welders you use in your program and what you like and dislike abou...
    Stephanie Schofield
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  • New Greenhouse!

    Our greenhouse will be complete in the next week. Its the 30x60 Atlas Educator and came will all sorts of cool features. I was hoping to get some ideas of what others do throughout the year in their greenhouses. Do yo...
    Amy Stephens
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  • New Facilities - Need Ideas/Advice for animal science, food science, aquaculture, vet science, greenhouse, hydroponics

    I am in my third year of teaching and within the next year, my agriscience program will be moving to a new building. With the move, we will be putting up a new learning lab. I am looking for advice on facility design ...
    Renee Schweitzer
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  • Renovated Greenhouse Needs

    I am reopening an Ag Program that has been closed for 5+ years.  When the Ag program was closed the greenhouse was abandoned and all the internal equipment was removed.  Now I have a shell of a greenhouse but no inter...
    Shelby Wolford
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  • Greenhouse Question

    I am a first year teacher who has a few questions about greenhouses. I have a fairly new greenhouse with a climate system and rolling benches, and a little bit of money set aside to "enhance" the greenhouse. What can ...
    Casey Sanders
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  • Hydroponics Question!!!!

    My Horticulture class has built a really stinking cool hydroponics unit from a YouTube video that had little in terms of instruction and materials list, but we are stuck at the end of our construction as to what type ...
    Bryana Hamlin
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  • Ag Barn/Greenhouse/Farm Student Manager

    Hi, I was wondering how many of you have a "student manager" for your Ag facility.  I am looking for some guidelines on responsibilities of the student, payment (do they get paid or class credit) and how they are cho...
    Amanda Farrah
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  • Facility Control

    I was very excited at the end of last year to learn that we would be getting a greenhouse for my agriculture program. I am a single teacher so I thought that I would get to call all of the shots on my greenhouse. I ha...
    Danielle Reeser
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  • New Building Floor Plans

    Here's one you don't see very often! We will be building a new Agriculture Science/ Agriculture Mechanics Teaching Facility in the near future. Any one have any floor plans they would share? Thanks  - Kevin Rice - Al...
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  • Officer team selection

    As a new teacher how would you go about selecting officers? And how would you announce who makes it?
    Shyanne Ovard
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  • Dekalb Agricultural Accomplishment Award

    Here is the link for this years Ag accomplishment award.  Get it quick as the deadline is May 1!   https://www.aganytime.com/dekalb/performance/Pages/DEKALB-agAccomplishment-Award.aspx
    Jason Holt
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  • Self Evaluations for Student Led Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Hey everyone~   My school decided to try something new for our parent teacher conferences this year and choose to implement the Student Led Conferences.  So each student only meets with their seminar teacher and thei...
    Sarah Molzahn
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  • Classroom Organization- Teaching Binder

    Every summer when school starts back I try to get organized and make my classroom look organized and inviting.  I spend hours on Pinterest looking up ideas.  I wanted to share the result of all my searching.  Maybe my...
    Sarah Reynolds
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  • Modern Marvels: Farming Technology

    I like to show this episode during the first day, however, I cannot find it anywhere online to either view or purchase. Does anyone happen to have a link or suggestion? Thanks!
    Dawn Baker
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  • Planning for Semester

    Hello, I am in the process of planning my semester out since I will be absent and want things to be organized for the full time sub. What would be suggestions that you would have to help me out? Right now I am trying ...
    Bradley Cihak
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  • Teacher Binders

    Does anyone use a teacher binder? I'm working towards being organized and keeping all my important documents together (instead of in separate folders everywhere.)   What are some of your must-have documents to keep c...
    Sara Casto
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  • Curriculum Maps

    http://communities.naae.org/servlet/JiveServlet/download/8026-4649/AgManage.docx Great curriculum Map for freshmen Intro class
    Beth Wethington
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  • Using Kahoot in the Classroom

    I will be beginning my student teaching this upcoming Fall, and am trying to integrate some fun interactive ways of learning into my lesson plans. What are your thoughts on using programs like Kahoot or other interact...
    Melissa Nordboe
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  • FFA Cirriculum

    I am a first year teacher, so I am always looking for new materials.  I was wondering if anyone had any FFA lessons or curriculum that they would be willing to share.  Since FFA membership is now affiliate, I am worki...
    Kaytee Norris
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  • Standard Based Grading

    Our school is working towards "Standard Based Grading" as I'm sure some other schools are as well. Would anyone be willing to share their rubrics or resources? Thanks!
    Meredith Gilbert
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