NCAITC Workshops

Going Local! K-8 Teacher Workshop
  • WHO: North Carolina 6-12 Science and CTE teachers
  • WHEN: June 19 to June 21, 2018
  • WHERE: Brunswick Community College
  • CREDIT: 2.2 CEUs
  • COST: $50 - $200

Industry Immersion: AgriScience Demystified

Join BioNetwork and the NC Farm Bureau for a three-day adventure designed to demystify agricultural biotechnology. Meet with farmers and scientists, tour their facilities, and leave with innovative methods for incorporating this experience into your existing curriculum. This workshop is open to all but will be of most interest to Community College Life Sciences faculty as well as 6-12 Science and CTE teachers.

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  • WHO: North Carolina K - 8 Teachers
  • WHEN: July 12, 2018 from 8:30am - 3:30pm
  • WHERE: Ingle Farm, Burlington, NC
  • CREDIT: .7 units of renewal credit for each teacher who successfully completes the workshop - appropriate for Literacy CEUs
  • COST: $25 - Lunch will be provided by Alamance County Farm Bureau

NC AITC Going Local! K-8 Teacher

Join us for an informative workshop and gain knowledge and resources while you explore a North Carolina field crop farm in Alamance County. This workshop offers classroom-ready activities and lesson plans aligned directly to the Common Core and State Essential standards. It will focus on several unique aspects of agriculture with exploration of corn, wheat, and soybeans, and produce. Ingle Farm also specializes in pumpkin production. Each workshop will also include an informational session from local Kenan Fellows that will share their fellowship project regarding agriculture integration as community outreach. Teachers will leave better prepared to educate students and to help them understand the sources of their food and fiber native to their local school district. This venue will set the stage for a real-world North Carolina Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom experience thanks to our members from Alamance County Farm Bureau.

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  • WHO: North Carolina K - 8 Teachers
  • WHEN: August 7, 2018 from 8:30am - 3:30pm
  • WHERE: Pace Family Farms, Clayton, NC
  • CREDIT: .7 units of renewal credit for each teacher who successfully completes the workshop - appropriate for Literacy CEUs
  • COST: FREE Lunch and Registration costs will be provided by Johnston County Farm Bureau

NC AITC Going Local! K-8 Teacher

Join us for an informative workshop and gain knowledge and resources while you explore a North Carolina farm in Johnston County. This workshop offers classroom-ready activities and lesson plans aligned directly to the Common Core and State Essential standards. It will focus on several unique aspects of agriculture with exploration of tobacco, corn, beans, pumpkins and produce at Pace Family Farms. Teachers will leave better prepared to educate students and to help them understand the sources of their food and fiber native to their local school district. This venue will set the stage for a real-world North Carolina Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom experience thanks to our members from Johnston County Farm Bureau.

Registration Form