For approximately twenty years, Kentucky Farm Bureau has provided educators with a variety of teacher training and professional development opportunities designed to better enable participants to incorporate agriculture into their daily core curriculum.
The workshop registration fee has been waived for all Kentucky educators, compliments of Kentucky Farm Bureau. Please be aware that availability is limited; therefore, early registration is encouraged. Please register online at kyfb.com/teacher19 by Saturday, June 1.
Owensboro RiverPark Center, Owensboro Wednesday, June 5
Carter Caves Start Park, Olive Hill Monday, June 10
Barren River Lake Lodge, Lucas Wednesday, June 12
Lake Barkley Resort Lodge, Cadiz Thursday, June 13
Hilton Garden Inn, Pikeville Monday, June 24
Spindletop Hall, Lexington Tuesday, June 25
The Frazier History Museum, Louisville Thursday, June 27
The workshops will highlight a variety of state and national agricultural lessons designed to address Kentucky’s core competences. These thematic lessons and materials will enhance learning retention and help teachers teach Mathematics, Social Studies, English, and Science through real-life application.
A total of six hours of professional development and/or EILA credit may be earned depending on school district approval.
Questions regarding these educational opportunities should be directed to Scott Christmas at (502) 495-5000, extension 7221, or at Scott.Christmas@kyfb.com.