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  Megan Coy  4/8/2021 1:53:00 PM  

Illinois Ag Ed CDE Reminders & Updates

Reminder that Ag Ed registration and submission of lesson plan and supplemental materials is due April 10th

We are also excited to let you know that we will be holding the Finals in person at the Champaign County Farm Bureau on May 8th!  COVID protocol will be followed and more information will be sent out about that protocol and times to finalist closer to the competition. 

General Event Information:

  • Each chapter can submit one entry 
  • Contest will be broken into two parts, Preliminaries (Lesson Plan) and Finals (Demonstration & Judge’s Questions) 
  • Lesson plan/supplemental materials (powerpoint, handouts, Prezi, etc.) must be submitted electronically through this Google Form by 11:59pm on April 10th.  If your school is not Google compatible or there are any issues/questions, please contact Megan Coy (
  • All participants will be notified by April 23rd, 2021 as to whether or not they placed in the top 10.  Those placing in the top ten (based on lesson plan scores) will be eligible to compete in the final round.

Click here to access the full set of rules and rubrics that will be used and here for an example lesson plan.  A copy of the blank lesson plan template can be found at

Please email with any questions or if you would like any further information!

Megan Coy
Facilitating Coordination in Ag Education (FCAE)
Phone: 217-493-8791 Cell: 217-493-8791
Address: 801 N. Country Fair Dr, Champaign, IL 61820
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