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Job Description of an Ag Teacher      
A teacher in the Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Cluster must perform many duties to facilitate a successful program.

Advisory Committee Tools      
Advisory committees are intended to give the program instructor and the local administration input dealing with the direction of the program. They can help set the mission and goals of a program and help ensure the program is viable.


Right from the Start: Safety Awareness      
The DVD, Right from the Start: Safety Awareness for the Next Generation of Livestock Producers, was developed to educate youth handlers and their families on practical strategies for preventing injuries. 

Raffles      
Raffles are popular money making tools for many organizations in Texas, including FFA Chapters and related entities. Under Texas law, a “raffle” consists of the awarding of one or more prizes by chance at a single occasion among a single pool or group of persons. 

Contracts      
Some terms to understand about contracts are Term and Probationary contracts, Reduction in force and the 45 Day Rule. Read for more. 

Trips & Equipment      
We are finding schools that have changed their rules dealing with out-of-state trips and the use of school equipment on those trips. Make sure you understand your school district’s rules dealing with out-of-state trips.

School Email      
School computers and individual school emails are like any other school property. The use of them is for school activities and performing your day-to-day duties as a teacher in that school district.

Useful Documents      
NameDate AddedSize
Ag Facility Recommendations Guide 9/19/2019 1022 KB
National Program Evaluation 2/10/2020 354 KB
Program Evaluation 2/10/2020 215 KB

UIL Side by Side Handbook      
NameDate AddedSize
UIL Side by Side Handbook 12/16/2019 2486 KB

   
 
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  Ag Ed Summer Plan
     
Download and utilize the forms below to document plans for your summer agriculture education program. The form is an excellent tool to keep your school administration informed of your summer activities and events.
Summer Program Form
Summer Plans Excel Template
Why Extended Contracts for Agriculture Educators
 
   

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