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  Megan Coy  8/31/2020 11:04:00 AM  

2020 Elite Conference: Dare to Be an Ag Teacher!

The Elite Conference Registration is now open for high school students interested in pursuing a career in agricultural education!  The need for agriculture teachers in the state of Illinois and nationwide are very high. This interactive workshop is a great opportunity to meet other students with similar interests, talk with college and university representatives and get any questions answered about the possibilities agriculture education has to offer.  This year's Elite Conference will be held virtual October 14th & 15th from 6-8pm.

Tentative Details:
When: October 14th 6-8pm & October 15th 6-8pm
Where: Virtually!  You will need a device with internet access (preferably one with a camera)
How does this virtual conference work?: Each registered participant will be receiving a box in the mail before the conference (please make sure that you put the address of where you want the box sent in your registration).  There will be activities and sessions that you can do any time before or after the conference, plus live sessions each evening of the conference via the Zoom platform.  These sessions will include hands on activities, small group time, college fair, and much more!  For each activity & session you participate in, you will receive points.  Participants that reach a minimum number of points will also receive a Teach Ag t-shirt following the event.
Registration- please direct your students to complete!  (Registration closes September 17th-National Teach Ag Day).  Teachers can also access Registration through the website

If there are any questions or if you are unable to access Google Forms for the registration, please email

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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