Summer Professional DevelopmentSummer Academy
2021 Summer Ag Institute: June 21-23, 2021
Our Summer Ag Institute returns June 21-23 with an opportunity for teachers to get away from the screen and head outside to experience agriculture. Walk away with lessons, resources and, most of all, a new understanding of the ag connections to your existing curriculum.
Cost: $70 (members*) or $100 (non-members) *Farm Bureau membership $20
Includes: All materials, books, speakers, tours, and supplies. Lunch provided as part of in-person social distanced tours. 22 PDCH credits included.
Day 1 Guest Speakers (live and/or virtual) at Farm Bureau in Countryside, IL
Days 2,3 Tours of local farms/businesses
Email Diane at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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2018 program wrap-up
All enjoyed three days of intense learning visiting farmers and agri-business professionals who provided tours and discussions about the importance of ag. Day Four provided on-site lesson plans and collaboration. For future programs call or email Diane or Jill @ 708-354-3276, email@example.com.