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|Awards DUE FRIDAY!!!|
If you would like to participate in any of the awards mentioned below,
the applications are due this Friday. Many of the applications require
references or supporting documentation. Check them out today to
ensure you can take part in this opportunity. See the previously sent
information below for further instructions.Spring is a BUSY time for
agriculture teachers! We know and we get it! Therefore, the
awards deadline has been EXTENDED UNTIL MAY 10TH in the
following award categories:
-Outstanding Teacher Award
-Outstanding Middle/Secondary Program
-Lifetime Achievement Award
-Teacher Mentor Award
-Outstanding Cooperation Award
The deadline has ONLY been extended for the awards listed
We hope that you take this time to reflect on your teaching
career and best practices. Please apply for an award or
encourage a worthy colleague!
For more information on applying for these awards, please reference
the information below, which was sent in our previous newsletters:
NAAE Awards are judged at the state, regional, and national levels.
It’s the time of year to complete these for state level judging. Award
recipients gain experience, travel, and recognition.
You can find out about requirements, descriptions and applications
ALL Award Applications are due to Shannon Vanhoy by MAY 10TH,
via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Shannon is with the
Member Services Committee. All awards should be submitted to her
in a pdf format for judging. NC nominees (State Winners) will be
notified shortly thereafter. These nominees will then have to submit
their application via the NAAE website.
2019 NAAE Convention
This year’s NAAE Convention will be in Anaheim, California on
December 3rd-7th! Our Regional Winners will be acknowledged
AND amazing professional development is being created for you!
Use this “slow” time of the year in December to pour back into your
career- in order for you to better provide for your students.
Early Bird Registration has begun!
Check it out before the prices increase in July.Only during the annual
NAAE Convention will you find professional development that will
transform your agriculture classroom. Over 60 innovative learning
sessions presented by agricultural educators for agricultural
educators will invigorate you and improve student success.
Held in conjunction with ACTE’s CareerTech VISION, NAAE members
have access to both conventions. The NAAE Convention schedule
aligns with the VISION schedule, so that our members have the
opportuntity to experience both conventions for one price.
Region V Conference
Why should you attend this conference?!
The NAAE Region V conference will be June 24-26, 2019 in Charleston,
SC (make note, this date was listed incorrectly in one location in our
last Newsletter.) It is a wonderful time to network, learn more about
your profession and agriculture, and recognize the professionals in
our community. We hope you can attend!
The information is on the NAAE Website
(Communities of Practice) but we have had some trouble with the
Here are the direct links and information for you to use:
Hotel:Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina20 Patriots Point Rd,
Mt Pleasant, SC 29464This harborfront resort and marina is a
4-minute walk from Patriots Point and a 9-minute walk from the
water taxi, with access to Charleston Historic District.The bright,
nautical-themed rooms all have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, iPod
docks and coffeemakers. Some rooms include balconies, whirlpool
tubs, fireplaces and harbor views. Suites add separate living spaces.
Room service is available.Amenities include a private beach, a
seasonal outdoor pool, a hot tub and a gym, while the marina also
offers fishing services and sailing lessons for a fee. There’s also a
rooftop bar with live music, a poolside tiki bar and 2 restaurants.
Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina
Guests will need to contact reservations directly (843-856-0028)
if requesting a specific type of room (1 king/2 queens) or if booking
for days beyond contract. The room rate is extended to 6/27/19.
Tentative Region V Conference Agenda