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AG 280 - Introduction to Agricultural Education
An overview of the agricultural occupations program from the vocational agriculture teacher’s role and responsibility in an education system. Opportunities, methods of certification, and securing positions in the teaching profession; FFA will be an integral part.
AG 911
Textbook information is available at You will need to know the BHC course number, e.g., BL201, and section number.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student shall be able to demonstrate the following skills: A. Identify and describe the career opportunities in agricultural education B. Identify and describe how Agricultural Education fits in with general education at the local and state levels C. Identify and describe the qualities, characteristics, duties and responsibilities of a successful Agricultural Education teacher D. Identify and describe the qualities, characteristics, and components of a successful Agricultural Education program E. Identify the requirements regarding licensure of Agricultural Education teachers, and assess their own status relative to those requirements F. Identify and describe the Agricultural Education organizational structure in Illinois
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