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Recordings & Resources from Past Workshops      
Click on this link to find resources and recordings of past workshops. You can view by date or by topic! 

***Earning Continuing Education Units***      
Per the IAVAT Board Meeting on November 17, 2020, all continuing education units for professional learning should be requested within four weeks of the original event. 

Example: If you watch a past video for credits, you must do so within four weeks of the workshop. 
Example: If you participate in an event outside of IAVAT sponsored events, proof of attendance must be provided within four weeks of the workshop that was attended.

Aug 9th - Land Use CDE workshop      
August 9th. 9-3:30pm. This workshop will cover both the Agriculture and Homesite part of the Land Use card.  The morning will be spent reviewing those materials at Patoka High School. The afternoon will be spent out in the soil pits (8 miles from Patoka School).   You will need to bring boots and all materials you would use at a Land Use CDE. 

Sept 9-Educating with Excellence - FREE      

Ohio Soybean Council-sponsored GrowNextGen provides teachers with free, high quality STEM units and lessons that bring agriculture principles and practices into the science classroom: biology, chemistry, food science and environmental science. GNG offers e-learning courses and a network of educators and industry leaders to answer questions and provide resources to support the lessons, as well as career videos and discussion guides. 

jan 1-14 - THRIVE Conference      
Registration Opens October 1.

On-Going: LIncoln Electric LEEPStart Program      
Learn how to complete the Train the Trainer Course and start providing welding certification to your students.

Register for professional development on the AgEd website teacher dashboard in the Professional Development menu (look for the light bulb icon!).

If you missed a workshop or would like to go back to one you did attend, please visit the Recordings & Resources link. 

  Claiming Hours
Upon completion of the workshop, you should receive an evaluation from the Illinois Agricultural Education website. Once you complete the evaluation, an Evidence of Completion Form will be sent to your e-mail. 

  Entering Hours
Continuing Education Units (CEUs) should be entered on the Education Licensure Information System portion of the Illinois State Board of Education site. Please see the document for futher information. 
Entering Hours in ELIS
If you have completed coursework in place of attending workshops, one semester hour is equal to 15 hours of professional development (PD). One quarter hour is equal to 10 hours of PD.

If you have questions, or need additional assistance, please contact Jennifer Waters at

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