Tag: AITC

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My Virginia Plate will be 2015 Virginia AITC book of year

Virginia’s Agriculture in the Classroom program has named My Virginia Plate, written by Tammy Maxey and illustrated by Kevin Pitts and Greg Cravens, its 2015 Virginia AITC Book of the Year.


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Tractor usage raises money for Agriculture in the Classroom

Farmers in Mecklenburg County raised money for Virginia’s Agriculture in the Classroom program this year by doing what they do best—farming.


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Agriculture education need not wait until middle and high school

Effective education about agriculture begins at a young age, ideally in schools.


Agriculture in the Classroom accepting applications for Teacher of the Year award

The Virginia Agriculture in the Classroom program wants to recognize Virginia teachers who successfully incorporate agriculture into their core curriculum.


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Adopt-a-School program helping to spread agriculture to schools

Thirty-three public and private schools and 96 teachers have been adopted as part of the Virginia Agriculture in the Classroom Adopt-A-Teacher and Adopt-A-School programs.


Share agriculture resources with your favorite teacher, school

While back-to-school shopping this year, don’t forget your favorite teacher or school.


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Rockingham educator named Virginia AITC Teacher of the Year

Lauren Arbogast of Rockingham County has been named Virginia’s Agriculture in the Classroom Teacher of the Year. The award recognizes a Virginia educator for efforts in incorporating agriculture into his or her core curriculum.