• What do you use to teach marketing in an ag business class?

    Does anyone have a resource they use to teach up to date futures marketing lessons.
  • Invasive Species Lessons

    Does anyone have lessons, ppts or  worksheets on invasive species?
  • Rain Is A Good Thing!

    As I return to my home after attending the National FFA Convention, I am greeted with a chance of rain over central Illinois.  This is the first decent chance we have had in a couple months.  Yes, rain is a good thing...
  • Is Your Program Sexy?

    A sexy ag program?  Odd words to describe an ag program, but that I think they are necessary if we want to attract more students. I am as guilty as anyone of doing the same old thing year after year.  Why? Because we...
  • Advocacy Starts In The Hallway

    Each school year starts with teachers looking over class rosters. They check how many students they have in each class and if they have enough desks to accomodate them all.  Unfortunately, many agricultural educators ...
  • Mentoring...Its Rewards Are Never Ending!

    Mentoring can be done in so many ways with our newer teachers which I can easily relate to even today. In my early years of teaching, I traveled to many activities with one of the more experienced teachers; I was able...
  • History of Farm Programs

    I am looking for a ppt or information to create a ppt on the history of farm programs.
  • One Little Statement!

    One Little Statement Is there one time in your life when someone said something to you that changed your future? Maybe it was your parents, a friend or a fellow teacher. I have had such instances where one little stat...
  • Wow!  What An Opportunity!

    I had been pondering all summer whether to run for an NAAE office this fall.  Finally, as the time came to commit for the upcoming NAAE convention in Nashville, things just came together.  And wow, what an opportunity...
  • Ag Business Mgt/math Course Description

    I am looking for a pre-existing course description for anyone who has an ag business mangement class that also covers local math requirement for like a third year of math.  Does anyone have one like that they could sh...