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FFA is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education..

The FFA Alumni Association supports and advocates for agricultural education and FFA through gifts of time, talent and financial resources..

The mission of the Illinois FFA Foundation is to provide financial support for the Illinois FFA. When you make a gift to the Illinois Foundation FFA, you are investing in the future of agriculture..

The Illinois Association of Vocation Agriculture Teachers (IAVAT) is a professional organization for agricultural teachers at all levels..

The Illinois Association of Community College Agriculture Instructors (IACCAI) is a statewide professional organization for postsecondary agriculture instructors. .

The Illinois Postsecondary Agricultural Student (PAS) Organization provides opportunities for individual growth, leadership and career preparation. .

The Illinois Farm Bureau & Affiliated Companies Youth Education in Agriculture program offers unique educational programs to Illinois youth in 4-H and FFA. .

The purpose of the Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom Program is to encourage educators to incorporate more information about the agriculture, food, and natural resources system into daily lessons..
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Facilitating Coordination in Agricultural Education (FCAE) is a state project administered through the Illinois State Board of Education that is tasked with improving and expanding agricultural education from pre-k through adult levels..

The Illinois Leadership Council for Agricultural Education (ILCAE) is a voluntary, grassroots agricultural industry group focused on the expansion and improvement of Agricultural Education programs at all levels..

The Illinois Committee for Agricultural Education (ICAE) is a 13-member committee established by legislation and appointed by the Governor to advise both the governor and state education agencies concerning Agricultural Education K-adult..

The Illinois State Board of Education is the state agency responsible for Pre-K through 12th grade education. Its primary mission is state program leadership, planning, approval, funding, and evaluation..

The Illinois Department of Agriculture will be an advocate for Illinois' agricultural industry and provide the necessary regulatory functions to benefit consumers, agricultural industry, and our natural resources.. provides information about the Agricultural Education profession and encourages students to consider a career as an agriculture teacher..

MyCAERT provides teachers with an integrated online system to Plan, Document, Deliver, and Assess Career and Technical Education instruction. .

Information Technology and Communication Services (ITCS) Instructional Materials provides agricultural education publications in a variety of formats. .

The Agricultural Experience Tracker is the premiere personalized online system for tracking experiences in agricultural education. .
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Cooperative Education Grad Courses Online this summer

Friday, February 28, 2014

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Cooperative Education/Work-Based Learning Courses
Summer 2014 Online
(For teachers interested in becoming a coop teacher –
typically there are two classes a teacher needs to complete
to be eligible to teach Cooperative Education courses in the high school. 
These 2 courses will meet this requirement.)

The Department of Workforce Education and Development at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will again offer the two Cooperative Education courses during the 2013 Summer Session as online courses using the Desire2Learn Management System (SIU Online).  Both three semester hour courses complete the six semester hour requirement to qualify career/technical educators to coordinate cooperative education/work-based learning programs. 
WED 472 (951) CRN 41978– Organizing Cooperative Education
June 9– August 1, 2014
WED 473 (952) CRN 41979 – Coordinating Cooperative Education
(click for the Graduate Catalog to see course descriptions)
June 9 – August 1, 2014
Advanced registration is required with enrollment limited to 30 students for each course. The cost of each course is $1,399.11 ($1,182 for tuition and $217.11 for fees).
Once students are registered, they will receive a bill from the SIUC Bursar Office.   Registration for these courses is ongoing until June 8, 2014.
Anyone interested in taking these courses, must meet one of the three (3) criteria below:
1. If the student has never attended a graduate level course affiliated with SIUC, then they can register for one semester as a temporary non-declared graduate student without being officially admitted to the university. To begin this process, please complete the Graduate Admission Application for Off-Campus Registration Form, which is a separate attachment to this emailed document then mail or fax the completed form to:
Tammy Weston
Department of Workforce Education
     and Development
475 Clocktower Drive
Mailcode 4605
Carbondale, IL 62901-4605
Phone: 618.453.1961
Fax: 618.453.1909
2.   If the student has previously received graduate credit through SIUC, they are required to be admitted as a regular non-declared graduate student and need to follow these steps:
b.   Pay the $50.00 application processing fee online; and
c.   Send transcripts from institutions other than SIUC to: John Russell, Graduate School, MC 4716, SIUC, Carbondale, IL 62901-4716.   His telephone number is 618-453-4512.
3.      If the student is currently a regular non-declared graduate student or admitted into a specific major at SIUC, no further admission paperwork will be required. 
Once the application is in the system, students will be notified via email of the registration procedures through Self-Service Banner.

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