• Electricity

    Hello everyone. I'm in my second year teaching and my first teaching an Ag Mechanics class. I was wondering if anyone could give me an idea of what all you do in your Electrical section of Ag Mechanics. I'm trying to ...
    Calandria Jarboe
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  • Put Up Your Dukes!

    Last week’s Friday Footnote focused on the FFA basketball teams and tournaments that were at the height of their popularity in the 1950s. In response, I received a note from Tim Davis, an agriculture teacher in Missou...
    Gary E Moore
    created by Gary E Moore
  • Making Basketball History

    “Making Basketball History” was the heading of an article in the January 28, 1938 Bangor (Maine) Daily News. So, who made basketball history? It was the Presque Isle Future Farmers basketball team. They had fini...
    Gary E Moore
    created by Gary E Moore
  • Monument Valley High School

    Have you ever heard the expression “save the best for last”? That is my thinking as we wrap up our celebration of Native American Heritage Month with this Friday Footnote.   Four years ago, I was exploring sout...
    Gary E Moore
    created by Gary E Moore
  • 2021 National Conference - Region II Minutes

    Attached are the minutes from the business meeting, as well as the state association reports.
    Cameron Dale
    created by Cameron Dale
  • National FFA Updates - 2021 Region II Business Meeting

    Please see the link below for the information presented by Nina Crutchfield at the Region II Business meeting at the NAAE National Conference last week.   Fall 2021 National FFA Updates.pdf - Box 
    Cameron Dale
    created by Cameron Dale
  • 2021 NAAE National Convention - Region II Business Meeting Agenda

    Attached is the business meeting agenda for our Region II meetings.   Updated 11/30.
    Cameron Dale
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  • 2021 Region IV Virtual Meeting - June.pdf

    Jeff Voris
    created by Jeff Voris
  • The Last Dance

    I am not sure of the words to describe my feelings after reading an article titled “The Last Dance” from the Fall 1953 issue of the National Future Farmer. Perhaps sad or poignant fit. Better yet, I will let you...
    Gary E Moore
    created by Gary E Moore
  • Position Opening: Collegiate Assistant Professor for Agricultural Education

    Good Afternoon,   We are excited to announce our Collegiate Assistant Professor position for Agricultural Education! This position is ideal for someone interested in focusing their career trajectory on teaching and ou...
  • Ag Exchange Boxes

    Hello,   Last year I did 6 Ag Exchange boxes with my 7th and 8th grade classes and it was great! I haven't seen a post for exchange boxes yet so I thought I would start one. I would like to do an exchange with 6 ot...
    Rick Bierbrauer
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  • The Carlisle Indian Industrial School

    In the latter half of the 1800s, the Indian conflicts (skirmishes, wars) in America were at an end. The vanquished Native Americas were herded to reservations. But the question emerged about what to do with the Indian...
    Gary E Moore
    created by Gary E Moore
  • Food Science Curriculum

    I am a new teacher and I am looking to start up a Food Science Course. I am working with a local lady who used to do a lot of food science stuff and I have gotten some great ideas. From people that teach a food scienc...
    Sarah Knutson
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  • NAAE Convention

    HI Everyone in Region II   I hope all is well with you and that you're enjoying life.  I wanted to send some information along to those who were going to attend the convention in person.  (Please read below)   Indoor...
    Todd N. Thomas
    created by Todd N. Thomas
  • The Role of Native American Women in Agriculture

    When European explorers first set foot in North America, they were shocked to see what Native American women were doing. They were engaged in farming and other aspects of agriculture. They were hard workers. This was ...
    Gary E Moore
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  • Animal Behavior via Dog Training

    Instead of the tradition Animal Behavior unit with livestock and progeny, my Animal Science class of non-agriculture students would like to do something related to dog training. I see great potential in this unit as I...
    Jessica Froelich
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  • Halloween Haunting: FFA Style

    What do FFA chapters do special at Halloween? If you go back in time, you will find numerous references to Halloween activities. In the August 1931 issue of The Agricultural Education Magazine the Reidville, SC FFA ch...
    Gary E Moore
    created by Gary E Moore
  • Basque Sheepherders in the American West

    We are wrapping up our month-long celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month with one additional posting that has roots in Spain (and France). Most people are vaguely aware of the Basque ethnic group but really don’t know...
    Gary E Moore
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  • Soil Science Unit

    Attached are materials for a Soil Science Unit I taught to 9th Graders.
    Steve Lammers
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  • My Story - Elizabeth Espino

    This is the fifth Friday Footnote celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. Our guest columnist is Elizabeth Espino. Here is her story. Figure 1. Elizabeth Espino I am a first-generation Mexican American. I am from La Gra...
    Gary E Moore
    created by Gary E Moore