You are not logged in. Sign In | Forgot Password?
Logo | Illinois Agrivultural Education

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..
/Ag-Ed Advocacy/About-FCAE

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. .
FFA FFA Alumni IL FFA Foundation IAVAT IACCAI PAS IFB Youth Education IAITC FCAE ILCAE ICAE ISBE Illinois Department of Agriculture MyCAERT ITCS The AET

Listserv Messages

Casey Bolin
District 5 Program Advisor
Sections 21-25
1475 West Whittaker
Salem, IL 62881
Cell: (618) 780-0230
[email protected]
  Weekly Messages
Last 5 messages
all messages
Monthly Summary Report
Most Recent (7/31/2019)
All Reports

National FFA Officer Invite - Feb 27th - New Athens

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

*Sent to D5 Ag Teachers.

FFA Members...Check this out!  Personally meet Kristen Schmidt, National FFA Central Region VP, as she visits southern Illinois and conducts a leadership event including teamwork, communication, and opportunities in FFA.

When:  Friday, February 27th, 4 pm - 6:30 pm

Location:  Bullpen Restaurant, 201 Kaskaskia St, New Athens 62264.
Registration fee:  $7/person which includes dinner(fried chicken,  mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, salad, rolls, and beverage).

RSVP: By Feb. 20th to Ryan Kinzinger, FFA Advisor, (618) 978-8219 or [email protected].

Kristen Schmidt, Central Region Vice President...Originally from Greeley, Colorado, and an animal science and agricultural business major at Colorado State University, Schmidt is a member of Alpha Tau Alpha, Young Farmers, Rodeo club, Collegiate Farm Bureau, College of Agricultural Sciences Ambassadors and a volunteer at the Weld County Fair.  Within FFA, she served as Colorado State president, district president, chapter president, vice president and reporter. Schmidt earned her American FFA Degree, was a national job interview finalist, state job interview winner, a State Star finalist and received a Washington Leadership Scholarship, among many other awards.  As a student at Greeley West High School, Schmidt was active in National Honor Society and Fellowship of Christian Athletes, a Cache Band and Trust Junior Board finalist and a distinguished honors student.

To be removed from this list, contact [email protected]