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WHAT IS NATIONAL TEACH AG DAY?
The tenth annual National Teach Ag Day live celebration will take place on Thursday, September 17, 2020. National Teach Ag Day is designed to encourage others to teach school based agriculture and recognize the important role that agriculture teachers play in our schools and communities.
Every year the National Teach Ag Campaign hosts a live webcast event somewhere in the country in conjunction with National Teach Ag Day. This year's live webcast will be hosted from the National Association of Agricultural Educators' office in Lexington, KY.
Follow this link to view the archived version of the 2019 National Teach Ag Day live celebration.
The National Teach Ag Campaign is a project of the National Council for Agricultural Education, led by the National Association of Agricultural Educators. Funding for the National Teach Ag Campaign is provided by the CHS Foundation, Corteva Agriscience™ ,Growth Energy, and BASF as a special project of the National FFA Foundation.
There are several ways for you to get involved on National Teach Ag Day.
The National Teach Ag Campaign is hosting a virtual Future Agriscience Teacher (FAST) Symposium for all current NAAE Student Member preservice agricultural education students across the United States for FREE! This LIVE professional development event is held in conjunction with National Teach Ag Day, September 17th, 2020! FOLLOW THIS LINK TO APPLY!
The Future Agriscience Teacher (FAST) Symposium is a professional development experience for preservice agricultural education majors which provides customized professional development, networking, and mentoring with current and future agriculture teachers and stakeholders from across the country.
The FAST Symposium will take place from 4-8pm EDT on Thursday, September 17th 2020.
The FAST Symposium will focus on the following:
- Creating an inclusive classroom environment
- Inquiry-Based Learning
- Classroom Management
- Professional development
- Student teaching and first-year preparation
- Job Interview success
To be eligible to apply for this program, each applicant must be:
National Teach Ag Day is a great opportunity to share with others your love for ag education and passion for teaching! Here are some ideas for hosting your own party:
Tag Yourself or Someone elseBeing an agriculture teacher is an awesome career choice. We want to recognize all the current and future agriculture teachers who have answered the call to Mentor, Motivate, Make a Difference, and Teach Ag!
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Alan Green, NAAE Program Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo submissions are due by Thursday, September 10th.
Contact UsWe want to hear about what you're doing on Teach Ag Day. Drop us a line at email@example.com. Need help planning an event? Send an email to the same place, and we'll help any way we can.