Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom

2018 Summer Professional Development

"mAGnificient Oklahoma"

Ag in the Classroom State Summer Conference

Friday, July 13, 2018

Register Here for "mAGnificient Oklahoma" Summer Conference

8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Join Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom for a spectacular FREE Summer Conference! This one day event will be spectacular! Leave energized and ready to engage minds in your classroom after learning about "mAGnificient Oklahoma." You will leave with easy ways to implement agriculture into your classroom this year! Participants will be able to choose 4 Teacher Led workshops presented by fabulous educators from across the state to see how they implement AITC lessons in their classrooms.

Two schools will be awarded a prize for their school. Win by either: 1) Bringing the most faculty members to the conference or 2) Bringing the largest percentage of your faculty to the conference. Make sure your fellow teachers sign up today!!

Conference will be held at a NEW LOCATION:

Metro Technology Center, 1900 Springlake Dr, Oklahoma City, OK 73111

If you have questions, please contact Audrey Harmon at 405-740-0160 or by email at audrey.harmon@ag.ok.gov

 

 

 

Oklahoma Agriculture on Rt 66, With Ag in the Classroom

June 5-7

Apply here for Oklahoma Agriculture on Rt 66

Tour will begin at 7:45 am June 5th and will conclude around 5 pm June 7th

Tour will depart from Creek County Extension Office
17806 W Hwy 66, Kellyville, OK 74039

Join Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom on a three-day adventure, "Oklahoma Agriculture on Rt. 66." We will travel from Kellyville to Miami, OK, and back to Kellyville on Rt. 66. Encounter Oklahoma agriculture as we travel "America's Main Street." Stops will include: cattle ranches, a dairy farm, berry patches, a sheep ranch, a mushroom farm and MUCH more!  

Cost of the tour is $50, and space is limited. Lodging and meals provided. Apply for the trip today, and when your application is accepted, you will receive an email to complete your registration. If you are selected to participate in the trip, an AITC State Coordinator will contact you with registration and payment information to complete your registration.

Teachers who have not attended an AITC Road Trip (or have not attended for several years) are given first preference.

If you have questions, please contact Audrey Harmon at 405-740-0160 or by email at audrey.harmon@ag.ok.gov


 

 


Apply here for Agriculture: The Foundation of STEM

Agriculture: The Foundation of STEM

June 19-21

Tour will begin at 1 pm June 19th and will conclude around 3 pm June 21st

This tour will be at the Noble Research Institute in Ardmore, Oklahoma
2510 Sam Noble Parkway, Ardmore, OK 73401

Join Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom on a three-day adventure, "Agriculture: The Foundation of STEM." The Samuel Roberts Noble Research Institute, is in Ardmore, Oklahoma. The Noble Research Institute is one of Oklahoma's most outstanding research and educational facilities. The opportunity to tour this facility and visit with researchers from around the world is one that you do not want to miss! You will leave with new knowledge to add STEM and research activities to your classroom that are unique to agriculture in Oklahoma. This tour is best-suited for teachers who teach ANY subject in grades 6th-12th, and they will be given first preference.

The tour is FREE, but space is limited. Rooms and meals provided. Apply for the trip today, and when your application is accepted, you will receive an email to complete your registration. If you are selected to participate in the trip, an AITC State Coordinator will contact you with registration and payment information to complete your registration.

Teachers who teach grades 6th-12th will be given first preference; however, others can apply. If space allows you will be contacted. 

If you have questions, please contact Audrey Harmon at 405-740-0160 or by email at audrey.harmon@ag.ok.gov


Audrey Harmon, 405.740.0160; Cheri Long, 405.249.9234; Melody Aufill, 405.795.0121

Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom
Oklahoma Dept of Agriculture, Food & Forestry
2800 North Lincoln Blvd.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105

FAX:  405.522.4855

Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom is a program of the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service, the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry and the Oklahoma State Department of Education