• General Livestock judging

    Does anyone use judging101.com for a livestock judging resource? I have been trying to figure out how to actually subscribe to it. Other good (cheap) resources?
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  • Advice for charging for wirefeed...

    I am looking for advice and ideas on how you charge students in welding classes, especially for use of wirefeed welder on their projects. I didn't have a project class last year, so I didn't charge them because what t...
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  • Welding Sub Ideas

    I am looking for some new activities for my welding class for subs. Does anyone have anything fun to share. Or something that works pretty well. My sub I am going to be having isn't a good fit for having this group ou...
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  • Budget examples

    I am looking for examples/advice on creating a budget for our FFA and our Ag Program in general. I was thinking of getting the officers more involved in this process in the future. Does anybody have any advice on wher...
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  • Help with Ag Business class - John Deere book

    I am in my 2nd year of teaching, and first year teaching Ag Business. We got the John Deere books to use, and the students have the workbooks. Does anyone have any additional worksheets or activities to share to help ...
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  • Welding Videos - safety and processes

    Looking at buying some videos for my welding classes (safety/start of class and sub-day lesson options) I am wondering what people recommend. I remember in high school having really old-school ones, and my school I t...
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  • Work Experience/Ag Coop forms?!

    I was hoping someone could share what forms they have students, employers, and parents fill out before letting them leave school for Work Experience/Ag Coop type classes. I kind of forgot about them, and I realized I ...
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  • Small Engines Procedure Project

    Trying to see if I can save myself some work.... Has anyone had their students create an instructional video about how to do a particular skill or procedure in small engines, or any other class? Looking for assignmen...
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  • Course Description ideas

    Trying to save a little thinking....   Anyone have course descriptions they are willing to share for some classes? Course outlines would also be appreciated.    Ag Business Ag Coop/Work Experience
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  • Tools Ordering - where to?

    Does anyone have advice of where to order tools/parts/etc from.  I am located in MN and am wondering if there is a way to get discounted prices or "school prices" on different tools and parts I will be ordering. Thanks
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  • Designing a new class... Individualized learning

    I am working to finalize what classes I want to teach next year.  This will be my 2nd year teaching, and I am trying to offer some new options that are Interesting and Relevant to the students. Has anyone had a class...
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  • Grow Lights - Advice?

    I need to look into getting some grow lights for my classroom.  We have no windows, so I can't even have plants growing there. Does anyone have advice for what they use for grow lights or a planting area in their clas...
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  • Small Engines - HELP

    I just started teaching my small engines class, which is something I barely understand. I was able to get a 1 day Briggs workshop in, and have motors from them so at least I have all the kids doing the same motor! M...
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  • CASE - looking for details

    Looking at attending a CASE institute this summer. It's my first year, and the first year the program has been full time in awhile, and I wanted to get some info from others that have went through it.  We are looking ...
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  • Curriculum Maps

    I have been looking through some older posts, but was having a hard time finding what I needed so I thought I would just make a new post. Does anyone have curriculum maps they could share? I'm a first year teacher in ...
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  • iPad advice

    As I enter into my first year of teaching I am trying with plan how to incorporate technology successfully. My school has a 1 to 1 iPad set up for all 7-12 graders. It's exciting and fun, but I'm not even sure where t...
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  • Welding course ideas

    I will be a first year teacher this year, and although I enjoyed welding as a student and have some ideas, I am not real sure what I want my class to look like. I was wondering what some other basic outlines or schedu...
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  • Student Safety Videos

    Has anyone ever had the students make videos/presentations for shop safety? I was thinking about doing this as they all have the technology to do so, but I was searching for some ideas on requirements and guidelines f...
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  • Land Use Management - help!

    I am looking for ideas/resources/outlines etc for my Land Use Management class. There really isn't alot of direction for what was expected for this class, and I am a new teacher this year. I asked the teacher that had...
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