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July 2020

Farm to Factory: Agribusiness in Iowa

July 9 - July 10
IALF

Location: Elkader, Iowa This fast-paced professional development will give teachers, extension personnel, and others who educate youth the skills they need to implement many of the new Iowa Core social studies standards. Using agriculture as the context to teach science and social studies standards, course participants will integrate agriculture into science, social studies, language arts and math to make learning real and relevant for students. Participants will leave the workshop with instructional strategies, lessons, and activities that can be immediately…

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Planting to Pizza: Food, Farming & Technology

July 13 - July 14
IALF

Location: Huxley, Iowa This fast-paced professional development will give teachers, extension personnel, and others who educate youth the skills they need to implement many of the Iowa Core social studies and science standards. Using agriculture as the context to teach core standards, course participants will integrate agriculture into science, social studies, language arts and math to make learning real and relevant for students. Participants will leave the workshop with instructional strategies, lessons, and activities that can be immediately implemented into…

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Teaching Outdoor Skills: Hunter Education

July 20 @ 8:00 am - July 21 @ 5:00 pm
Olofson Shooting Range, 11652 NW Nissen Drive
Polk City, IA 50226 United States
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This two-day course covers requirements for educators to become certified hunter education instructors including firearm handling and safety, hunter education class requirements, and policies and procedures. Registration fee includes lunch, supplies, and teaching materials. Some resources are online, so please bring a laptop or tablet to access. July 20-21, 2020 Registration deadline: July 13 Participant only: $25 License renewal: $60 Register through the AEA Learning website: https://aealearning.truenorthlogic.com/. If you do not already have an account, you will be asked to…

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ExCom Meeting

July 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Via Zoom,

If you would like to participate in this ExCom Meeting via Zoom, please email Linette for call-in information.

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August 2020

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Growing Up WILD – Reconnecting Children with Nature

August 1 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Rock Creek Marina and Campground, 3942 291st Street
Camanche, IA United States
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This workshop leads you out the door and provides hands on activities and resource materials to help you lead your own nature explorations. Growing Up WILD activities use age appropriate practices and concepts to build on children’s sense of wonder and invites them to explore nature and the world around them. Specially written for children 3-7, activities include sections to address many learning areas: math, science, language, literacy, health living, play, and creativity. Target Audience: Open to all Early Childhood…

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Project WILD Training

August 4 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Nahant Marsh, 4220 Wapello Ave
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
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Project WILD / Aquatic WILD Training - Nahant Marsh Participants receive two award winning guides filled with over 100 lesson plans that include STEM extensions, career connections, and more! Registration Link: WILD Workshop Registration Please register by July 31, 2020! Date: August 4, 2020 Time: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm Cost: $55 Location: Nahant Marsh, Davenport Project WILD is a hands-on professional development workshop that emphasizes awareness, appreciation, and understanding of wildlife and natural resources. The workshop is designed to meet the…

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Flying High with Agriculture: Drones, Pollinators, and More

August 6 - August 7
IALF

Location: Grundy Center, Iowa This fast-paced professional development will give teachers, extension personnel, and others who educate youth the skills they need to implement many of the Iowa Core social studies and science standards. Using agriculture as the context to teach core standards, course participants will integrate agriculture into science, social studies, language arts and math to make learning real and relevant for students. Participants will leave the workshop with instructional strategies, lessons, and activities that can be immediately implemented…

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Increasing Educational Yield

August 6 - August 7
IALF

Location: Spencer, Iowa This fast-paced professional development will give teachers, extension personnel, and others who educate youth the skills they need to implement many of the new Iowa Core social studies standards. Using agriculture as the context to teach science and social studies standards, course participants will integrate agriculture into science, social studies, language arts and math to make learning real and relevant for students. Participants will leave the workshop with instructional strategies, lessons, and activities that can be immediately…

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September 2020

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Growing Up WILD – Reconnecting Children with Nature

September 12 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springbrook State Park, Guthrie Center, IA United States + Google Map

New date - check back for link to sign up through the Training Registry. This workshop leads you out the door and provides hands on activities and resource materials to help you lead your own nature explorations. Growing Up WILD activities use age appropriate practices and concepts to build on children’s sense of wonder and invites them to explore nature and the world around them. Specially written for children 3-7, activities include sections to address many learning areas: math, science,…

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October 2020

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ExCom Meeting

October 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Via Zoom,

If you would like to participate in this ExCom Meeting via Zoom, please email Linette for call-in information.

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December 2020

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ExCom Meeting

December 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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If you would like to participate in this ExCom Meeting via Zoom, please email Linette for call-in information.

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