Navigation Links
DuPont Sponsors National AgriScience Ambassador Academy
Date:6/18/2013

,300-acre working farm. This dual approach is designed to reinvigorate their love of teaching and stimulate teachers to make the learning experience for their students intriguing and fun.

Six previous academy attendees (“Ag Ambassadors”), who together have 92 years of teaching experience, have been selected to facilitate the week-long academy. LAB-AIDS, Ronkonkoma, NY, developed the training curriculum which will focus on agricultural science, horticulture, veterinary science, natural resources, sustainability, food safety and food security.

“The exceptional content of the academies invigorates all who participate and ensures that we have more highly qualified teachers returning to their home schools to put what they learned into practice. As a result, students are energized to explore the many facets of agriscience, from agribusiness to science and math, which enhances student achievement as measured by standardized tests,” said Jay Jackman, executive director of NAAE. “Over the past decade, we have trained 229 Ag Ambassadors who, in their roles as trainers, have presented workshops to more than 12,000 teachers across the United States including Puerto Rico and Alaska. In all, they have had a direct impact on tens of thousands of students.”

This fall, selected teachers from this year’s Academy will lead seminars and workshops at the Agriscience Institute during the annual National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ky., and the National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE) convention in Las Vegas, Nev..

The NAAE is a federation of state agricultural educators associations with more than 7,650 members. Currently, NAAE is focusing on advocacy for agricultural education as well as professional development for and recruitment and retention of agricultural educators. NAAE offers a variety of programs and services to support this mission.

DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the globa
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. DuPont Chair & CEO: Science is the Growth Engine of DuPont
2. DuPont Celebrates Scientific Innovation by Recognizing Young Professors
3. DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Collaborates with RML Incorporated to Develop Bio-Based Solution for Personal Care Products
4. DuPont Wins Bioeconomy Leadership Award
5. DuPont Receives ‘Patents for Humanity’ Award for Groundbreaking Research to Improve Nutritional Profile of Staple Crop
6. DuPont Tells Science Educators They Are Key to Inspiring Students to Pursue Science Excellence
7. Iowa Educator Receives DuPont AgriSCIENCE Award for Teaching Excellence
8. DuPont Collaborates with Agricultural Educators to Reach More Students
9. DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Announces Novel Application for Zemea® Propanediol
10. DuPont Joins Israel’s Office of the Chief Scientist Global Enterprise R&D Cooperation Framework
11. DuPont Pioneer and Mendel Biotechnology, Inc. Collaborate to Improve Water Use Efficiency and Photosynthesis in Corn
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/15/2014)... 2014 Organovo Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ... delivering breakthrough 3D bioprinting technology,  today celebrated continued ... its exVive3D TM Human Liver Tissue.  The ... commercial release on November 18, has been recognized ... awards for innovation. Most recently, on ...
(Date:12/13/2014)... /CNW/ - MaRS and Virgin Unite Canada, the non-profit foundation ... forces to support Canadian entrepreneurs tackling social and environmental challenges. ... at the MaRS Centre to announce the new partnership, which ... This fund has $1 million in seed capital provided by ... Mindset Social Innovation Foundation, founded by Alison Lawton . ...
(Date:12/13/2014)... (PRWEB) December 13, 2014 According to ... million people between now and 2030." If a population ... the seventh most populous state in the country. , ... gathering at the Future of North Carolina Forum on ... Do we have the necessary infrastructure in place? Enough ...
(Date:12/13/2014)... and SAN ANTONIO , ... (Janssen) today announced the presentation of data at the ... 3 EPO-ANE-3010 study evaluating epoetin alfa plus best supportive ... in patients with metastatic breast cancer receiving standard chemotherapy. ... which was to rule out a 15 percent or ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Organovo Celebrates a Positive 2014 Reception of its exVive3DTM Human Liver Tissue Product 2Organovo Celebrates a Positive 2014 Reception of its exVive3DTM Human Liver Tissue Product 3MaRS and Virgin Unite partner to invest in business as a force for good 2MaRS and Virgin Unite partner to invest in business as a force for good 3North Carolina Chamber of Commerce: Asking Questions & Gathering Answers with a Futurist 2Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 3Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 4Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 5Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 6Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 7Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 8Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 9Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 10Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 11Data from the EPO-ANE-3010 Study Evaluating Epoetin Alfa Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 12
... Curemark, LLC, a drug research and development company currently ... biotech companies headed by women selected to present at ... Silicon Valley, Madison, Wisconsin, and New York City. ... applied to participate. , "The opportunity to present our ...
... NEW YORK, Nov. 10 Reportlinker.com announces that ... its catalogue. , Cancer Vaccines: Measuring ... , This brand new report published ... emerging market for cancer vaccines and measures their ...
... GUANGZHOU, China, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Medicine ... Company"), a leading,developer and distributor of prescription and ... and dietary supplements, and,medical devices and medical formulations, ... at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Monday, November ...
Cached Biology Technology:Curemark Presents at Springboard Enterprises Life Sciences Forum 2Reportlinker Adds Cancer Vaccines: Measuring Market Potential 2China Medicine Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2009 Results 2China Medicine Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2009 Results 3
(Date:11/12/2014)... Fla. , Nov. 12, 2014 Crossmatch™, ... today that its U.are.U ® fingerprint readers have ... chain in Central Mexico . The ... 2014 to eliminate payroll issues caused by employees clocking ... installing the U.are.U fingerprint readers, Montparnasse relied on paper ...
(Date:11/10/2014)... detergent pods began appearing on U.S. store shelves in ... numbers ever since. The small packets can be tossed ... out a liquid or powder. The convenience, though, has ... study from researchers at Nationwide Children,s Hospital found that ... reports of 17,230 children younger than 6 years of ...
(Date:11/7/2014)... Nov. 7, 2014  In conjunction with the ... Departments, The Community Foundation of the Verdugos has announced the ... JUSTICE PROJECT," a $250,000 initiative to keep the Verdugo Regional ... its first six months of existence, the Lab has processed ... for local law enforcement. "Because our number one ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Montparnasse Pasteleria Achieves Time and Attendance Transparency with Crossmatch U.are.U Fingerprint Readers 2Study finds laundry detergent pods, serious poisoning risk for children 2Community Foundation Of The Verdugos Unveils Campaign To Fund Glendale-Burbank DNA Justice Project 2
... there,s life even in brine beneath 60 feet of ... Lake Vida, located in the northernmost of the McMurdo Dry ... it is home to some newly discovered hearty microbes. In ... Academy of Sciences , Nathaniel Ostrom, Michigan State University zoologist, ...
... the first time that marine algae can be just as ... scientists genetically engineered marine algae to produce five different kinds ... used could be employed to enhance the yield of petroleum-like ... in a paper published online in the current issue of ...
... NY, November 20, 2012Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers ... journal dedicated to the science and engineering of soft materials ... first to answer the urgent need for research on robotic ... in complex natural or human-built environments. Soft Robotics ...
Cached Biology News:Hearty organisms discovered in bitter-cold Antarctic brine 2Bioengineered marine algae expands environments where biofuels can be produced 2'Soft Robotics': A groundbreaking new journal on engineered soft devices that Interact with Living Systems 2
The BD OptEIA Rat TNF-alpha ELISA Kit is for the quantitative determination of TNF-alpha in rat serum, plasma and cell culture supernatant....
Geneticin Selective Antibiotic liquid...
Phosphate-Buffered Saline (PBS) 7.4 (1X) liquid...
with GlutaMAXIL-glutamine...
Biology Products: