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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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Sections 21-25
1475 West Whittaker
Salem, IL 62881
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FFA National Chapter Award Application - Due 4/15

Wednesday, April 06, 2016

*Sent to D5 Ag Teachers.

FFA National Chapter Award is due by midnight, April 15th, online.

Mindy Bunselmeyer sent this message out on March 21st...I copied and pasted this important information as it relates to your FY17 Ag Grant application E.3. which is worth 4x or near $112.

E3 - FFA Members are involved in the planning and implementation of a Program of Activities. A written completed POA is on file in the department and Form I and IIof the National Chapter Award Program have been sent to the Illinois FFA Centeremailed to Mindy Bunselmeyer by midnight on April 15 for state competition. Credit will be granted to applications receiving the bronze emblem award (or higher) for each category of Form II.

The 2016 National Chapter Award application has been moved online to the National FFA website. Advisors will need to login, open their Teacher's Toolbox, and access the Application Center to begin a new application. Click here to view detailed instructions for starting a new application. While applications will not be submitted through this year, an electronic version of the application will be required to be submitted to the FFA Center for award judging. The 2016 National Chapter Award is located and can be opened on the website.  

NEW THIS YEAR:   Once you have completed the National Chapter Award application, save the application as a pdf and email to [email protected] by midnight(12:00 a.m.) on Friday, April 15, 2016.  No hard copies need to be sent to the FFA Center or given to the Section President.  ONLY electronic pdf copies will be accepted.  Questions, email [email protected]

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